Every morning at 10:00 a.m., congestive heart failure patient Marilyn Yeats of Naples conducts her own health checkup with the help of a computer.
Call it a virtual visit. She uses a home health guide to send her vitals to her nurse in Tampa Bay via the internet.
“This program is having your own private nurse,” says Yeats.
HealthyState.org follows Yeats through her checkup and visits the behind-the-scenes of what happens to Yeats’ data.
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