Pilot Project Launch of Educational Virtual Clinic
On March 1, 2013 the Virtual Campus of Public Health, the Pan American Health Organization / World Health Organization (PAHO / WHO) launched the Pilot Project of Educational Virtual Clinic (EVC). It aims to know the strengths and weaknesses of the EVC model proposed and the feasibility of its introduction in the countries of the Americas region and test the methodology and technology infrastructure. During the pilot will involve experts in public health from Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia and Panama that will meet and discuss questions, clinical cases and images from equipment health in indigenous areas and inaccessible region.
The purpose of the Educational Virtual Clinical Teaching (EVC) is to provide educational telemedicine tools that enable the development of clinical skills of health teams through a decentralized management model in the countries of the Americas region. The questions and answers, and images published clinical cases for teaching purposes will be posted on the website of EVC in: http://clinica.campusvirtualsp.org/en