12 Ways Africans Are Transforming Healthcare Through Technology

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Written by Peter Pedroncelli
Discovery Health's DrConnect is a new telemedicine products available in South Africa. Photo - YouTube
Discovery Health’s DrConnect is a new telemedicine products available in South Africa. Photo – YouTube

Telemedicine bringing medical care to patients from a distance

South African medical provider Discovery Health recently launched a new digital healthcare platform,  called DrConnect, which uses a predictive artificial intelligence engine to provide contextual and meaningful information based on the questions that patients have, with millions of responses stored on the platform and access to actual doctors possible too.