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Telemedicine as Cisco Systems' seat at eHealth table

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This local report from the Raleigh (NC) News & Observer, near Cisco System's Research Triangle Park campus, is a bit of a puff piece.  It opens pleasantly with one of Cisco's 4,300 Research Triangle Park employees being examined by a Cisco Health Center physician in San Jose, CA via Cisco's Health Presence telemedicine platform that incorporates a high-res camera, electronic stethoscope, and other remote examining devices.  But here's the nugget justifying these surely money-losing tests in far-flung rural health systems in California and the Southwest: 
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More on microchips and pills

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Since we’ve been keeping tabs on Proteus Biomedical — lately, its major investment from Novartis (13 Jan), —The Economist now digs and finds some more entrants.  Philips is now promoting an ‘intelligent pill’ and a US startup called MicroCHIPS is developing implants that hold
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