Calvary-Medibank using AI and remote monitoring to support more than 130,000 COVID patients so far

Amplar Health is part of the Medibank group. This media release was originally posted on the Medibank website. This is an excerpt only and the full release can be viewed here.

Remote monitoring and artificial intelligence (AI) are being used by Medibank and Calvary to support local health authorities manage COVID cases across the country.

Both technology solutions used by the Calvary-Medibank joint venture are designed to take pressure off the health system so that hospitals and health services can look after patients in need of higher levels of care. The joint venture has supported more than 130,000 people in the community to date.

Medibank Group Executive CEO Health Services Dr Andrew Wilson says technology can add capacity back into a health system that is feeling the pressure from the exponential increase in COVID cases across the nation.

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