«For patients who need care in rural areas, getting diagnostic testing can be a complicated process. In some cases, individuals may need to travel long distances to larger facilities to get access to necessary technology».  

«To address those issues, many developers have focused innovation efforts on point-of-care ultrasound, or POCUS, devices. As Dr. Mark Favot explained to Healthcare IT News, such tools – especially handheld ones – can help make care more broadly available and less expensive in remote regions».

Article written by Kat Jercich.

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