Telesalud International at the CRICS9

On October 22, 2012, was held in Washington DC on the 9th. Regional Congress of Information in Health Sciences (CRICS9) at the headquarters of the World Health Organization (WHO) / Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). Experts shared success stories about how telemedicine is a useful tool to improve health in the communities.
Tomás Sanabria, from Telesalud International, based in Venezuela, recounted the experience of the Maniapure program where for 18 years gaps in the health system have been closed through a telemedicine system that has provided solutions to simple to complicated health problems.