Practical aspects of telehealth: set-up and preparation for video consultations

Intern Med J. 2013 Oct;43(10):1133-6. doi: 10.1111/imj.12264.


The third in a series of articles about the practical aspects of telehealth, this paper gives guidance on suitable setup for video consultations, including layout of rooms, managing sound and image quality, scheduling, testing and best practice in telehealth videoconferencing.

Keywords: telehealth; telemedicine; videoconference consultation.

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Medical Records Systems, Computerized / standards
  • Telemedicine / methods*
  • Telemedicine / standards*
  • Videoconferencing / standards*