TeleMedicine Australia (TMA) is the first supplier of telemedicine technology at primary care and aged care levels in Australia. This includes telemedicine solution (AUSTM™), telemedicine peripherals, telemedicine encounter management software and telemedicine solution for Home care (HiCare).
TMA is partner with world’s leading suppliers of medical technology for telemedicine with over 7,600 installations in 88 countries which guarantees the best telemedicine solutions for our users. TMA telemedicine carts are designed specifically for telemedicine from the ground up. The fully integrated telemedicine carts can be custom configured with everything you need to perform successful telemedicine exams.
TMA offers different telemedicine peripherals for almost every specialty used in telemedicine gathering and recording medical information from skin, eyes, ears, pharynx, heart, lungs and other parts of body. Our telemedicine devices can be integrated to the telemedicine cart, or used solely by connecting them to a computer or laptop. Highly advanced telemedicine AUSTM™ solution also manages ECG, Spirometry, Dermatoscopy, Pharyngoscopy and Endoscopy sessions.
TMA believes the encounter experience between the patient and the provider or between providers is the key point in telemedicine. Our encounter management solutions bring the encounter to any desk-top of any provider at any time and from anywhere in the world.
Our Homecare telemedicine solution (HiCare) provides 24hours 365 days around the clock healthcare, delivering right into the patients’ home or rooms suitable for home use, residential aged care facilities and hospitals. Information including blood pressure, temperature, oxygen, blood sugar, blood cholesterol and few more gathered at the patient end is transferred through a secure portal to the practitioners, clinicians and nursing centres. Built-in Video-Conferencing capability put the patient in touch with practitioners whenever needed.
TMA’s primary mission is to bring the best quality telemedicine services to Australian especially ones in rural and regional Australia who have been somehow disadvantaged in accessing medical specialist expertise, which has been primarily concentrated in the major cities.
TMA’s vision is a future where everyone can get the best quality care as quick, as easy and as cost effective as possible, anywhere, anytime.
TMA's team is responsive, professional, and ready to assist with your telemedicine program. We will be with you at every step of your way for having highly advanced telemedicine solutions for your centres.
From 1 July 2011 people in remote, regional and outer metropolitan areas of Australia will have access to telehealth; an initiative allowing patients to have video consultations with a range of medical specialists. This will provide patients with easier access to specialists, without the time and expense involved in travelling to major cities.
From July 2011 Australian government has introduced new financial incentives for healthcare professionals and residential Aged Care Facilities (RACF’s) in order to encourage and support providing telehealth services to Australians in eligible areas.
These financial incentives will encourage:
Five types of Incentives are available for practitioners and RACFs:
I have been working with Telemedicine Australia for a few years, and I used their technology for consulting with the remote patients, it is very efficient and convenient and this technology greatly helped me for care of my remote patients. To my knowledge all patients were satisfied with this new technology