Arrangements have been made at Fuvahmulah Hospital to facilitate online consultations with oncologists at Amrita Hospital, India.
This is the first time such a service is being provided at Fuvahmulah Hospital. The service is being offered in collaboration with Hulhumale’ Hospital in capital Male’.
The hospital said the new service is a significant achievement, and that it would minimize the need for frequent travel for medical purposes. This would in turn help cut costs, said the hospital.
The hospital further said it is working to arrange online consultations with other international hospitals.