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Enhanced Medical Mixed Reality

Tuesday 10th October / presented by Kylie Sturgess

Wait times to see doctors at hospitals are getting longer and longer as hospitals become crowded with people requiring medical attention.

It's been found that around 30% of hospital patients don't need to be in the hospital, instead they could be receiving the same quality treatment at home.

Silver Chain Group is an organisation that specialises in providing health care for those at home, and they have recently unveiled a new holographic technology called the Enhanced Medical Mixed Reality (or EMMR) that allows for both casual check ups and specialist consultations to happen in their own home.

Silver Chain Group's CEO, Dr Christoper McGowan joined The Mag this morning to explain more about this world-first technological innovation.

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