In 2018, Dr. Shanes and his wife decided to move to Israel. He wanted to live closer to his four children and more than 20 grandchildren but wasn’t quite ready to hang up his stethoscope. Professionally, this presented a unique challenge. Dr. Shanes needed a way to stay connected from anywhere in the world.
Enter telecardiology. Thanks to advances in computer technology, including faster processors, advanced graphics, and better access to cloud services, remote reporting on echocardiograms is simplified. Modern tech also helps medical professionals effectively review clinical cases and report findings from alternate locations.