At the next appointment, the doctor knows exactly how the condition has developed and or other treatment is needed. If necessary, he can also adjust the

interim. Many systems additionally warn patients when to take their medications and give them information and advice on how to cope. Well as possible with

their complaints
In wounds: home care takes over
Difficult to heal wounds, such as an open foot or leg due to diabetes, are common in the elderly. These patients should go to the hospital regularly. Thanks

to Tele Wound Monitoring that visits can be reduced considerably. It works as follows: the GP refers the patient to a dermatologist. Which makes a diagnosis

and makes a corresponding plan for treating the wound. In collaboration with the GP home care then executes that plan.
 Upon each visit (once every four weeks, but as the wound is not expected to recover), the nurse digital photos
Through the internet she sends them to the hospital. The dermatological nurse or specialist assesses the images within a day. Shows a different treatment,

the nurse can begin with it right there. As long as the wound heals, find any further checks digitally.
When thrombosis: online and self-pierce
In the Netherlands, about 380,000 people take anticoagulants for thrombosis . They should (have) regularly check their blood clotting value. That can be a

prick sister of the thrombosis, but nowadays online.

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