Glowpoint Empowers Hospital Patients With “Second Opinions” Via HD Video and Exclusive “TEN” Service
El Camino Hospital Case Study Highlights Video Collaboration Benefits for Healthcare Industry
HILLSIDE, N.J. Oct. 19, 2009 - Glowpoint, Inc. (OTCBB: GLOW), a leading provider of managed services for telepresence and video conferencing, today announced the issuance of a case study that highlights three video collaboration applications in use at El Camino Hospital, a not-for-profit organization with hospital campuses in Mountain View and Los Gatos, California. The case study is available at
In one of the applications, El Camino Hospital utilizes Glowpoint’s Telepresence interExchange Network (TEN) service for secure, high-quality network connectivity to provide patients with remote access to as many as 14 expert opinions. In addition to enabling more diagnosis options, the service also reduces travel costs for doctors and patients while increasing the overall quality of patient care.
“Since establishing the Glowpoint video-conferencing connection with City of Hope, a cancer institute more