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T&T urged to bring health system into 21st century

T&T urged to bring health system into 21st century

Imagine a local healthcare system where patient records are kept on an app on a tablet, instead of paper.

That’s the 21st century and that’s where T&T should be, according to Founder of the Stroke and Diabetes Center, Dr. Gerard Antoine.

Using a hypothetical patient, the T&T born medic noted that an electronic system of data keeping would save a lot of hassle.

AUDIO: Antoine Electronic Records

Dr. Antoine’s comment followed a statement by the Health Minister, who said that T&T has a Non-Communicable Disease crisis.

The doctor agreed citing statistics from the World Health Organization.

AUDIO: Antoine NCDs and Murders

Dr. Antoine was speaking at a UTT conference on Biomedical Engineering.

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May 19th, 2017

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