Success Stories

Stroke care close to home

Stroke care close to home - two men as potential stroke victims

With telemedicine technology now available in MCMC clinics, patients receiving follow-up stroke care no longer have to make repeat trips to Portland. Read more

Grants Pass woman recovers quickly thanks to telemedicine

Mary Lou Latimer - Telemedicine patient

Bay area hospital links to Oregon Health & Science University for expert advice


As influenza careened through the Caldera household this year, it hit 8-year-old Ryan hardest. Despite antibiotics and an oxygen mask, Ryan got worse. His pediatrician, Dr. Jon Yost, thought the boy would need specialized care at Oregon Health & Science University. Learn more

OHSU brings stroke follow up care to the home

OHSU Brings Stroke Follow Up Care to the Home - viewing care via laptop screen

How OHSU used telemedicine to save a baby's life

Baby who was saved by Telemedicine

MaLea's case is one example of how OHSU is using telemedicine to treat patients all over the state without leaving Portland. The OHSU Telemedicine Network includes 14 hospitals and offers pediatric and neonatal intensive care, stroke, trauma and other services. Learn more

Saving lives, improving recovery with the OHSU Telestroke Network

Telestroke consult

A robot helped save him

Clarence Renno

Telemedicine robot played role in stroke survival. Learn more

Telestroke patient benefits from effort to extend the window for stroke treatment

Telestroke patient radiograph images

Last month, the OHSU Telemedicine Network treated a stroke case that demonstrates how advanced imaging may expand the stroke treatment window. Learn more

Time is brain: How telemedicine improves stroke care

telemedicine consult while in hospital

With stroke, time is brain. OHSU's tele-stroke team is available 24/7/365. That means we can be at the patient's bedside in five to 10 minutes, helping to make treatment decisions. Learn more