Sermo Crowdsources from afar with Floating Doctors in Panama to Provide Care to Indigent
Oct 1, 2013
Sermo, a community of 200,000 Physicians in USA, Using “ iConsult“, a web and mobile application developed specifically for virtual patient consults, physicians on Sermo, can suggest diagnoses and treatments to their colleagues in real-time.
See the below video, which shows the community of Sermo, collaborating with “Floating Doctors“, an organization that treats indigent patients throughout the Caribbean, but especially in Nicaragua and Panama
The majority of iConsult cases receive at least one response within 3 minutes of posting. To date, Sermo community members have helped their colleagues solve thousands of cases across dozens of therapeutic areas. Due to timeliness and accuracy of responses, iConsult has decreased the likelihood of complication and improved recovery.
See the below video which explains the mission of Floating Doctors