Abstract: In rural and remote areas, many people struggle to receive urgent medical treatment, also there is a lack of expert physicians in certain sectors of the health service. We can use telemedicine to provide health care at a distance. It can improve access to medical services in distant rural areas. Nowadays, telemedicine is forming a new structure of health-care services. The healthcare experts in the specialized fields can access or exchange information for diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. Telemedicine facilitates the delivery of the medical advice at the right time using new communication technologies for medical purposes. This paper proposes an application of telemedicine using GSM module and PHP.
Keywords: Telemedicine, GSM, Embedded system, PHP.