NBN's health trials

Canberra has given the CSIRO $4 million for two 12-month trials under the NBN-enabled telehealth pilots program.

Canberra has given the CSIRO $4 million for two 12-month trials under the NBN-enabled telehealth pilots program. The trials to monitor chronic diseases in aged patients and the Indigenous Tele-Eye Care project (pictured) will involve 150 and 900 patients respectively in rural and local health clinics, nursing homes and their homes.