Telstra enters booming Australian e-health industry

Australian incumbent operator Telstra has confirmed the launch of new business division, Telstra Health, and a joint venture with Swiss telemedicine company Medgate. “Telstra Readycare” will connect remote residents of Australia with GPs over video or telephone to facilitate diagnosis, prescriptions and referrals. Telstra’s Group Executive of Retail, Gordon Ballantyne, claims that the telco’s move […]