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Telstra targets home care, aged care and telehealth in new healthcare initiative

Telstra will target home health and aged care as part of its push into the healthcare sector, but it is also looking at telehealth applications and personal health records in its healthcare offering.  Speaking at a national investor day in Sydney recently, Telstra’s head of health Shane Solomon said dysfunction in the home health and aged care market leads to preventable hospitalisations and premature entry to residential aged care, and these markets are most amenable to eHealth.  Read more here .