Albanian Telemedicine > Components


The Integrated Telemedicine and e-Health Program in Albania, covers 3 aspects of its main objectives. Through its network and technology, Telemedicine has successfully implemented three main components:

  • Clinical Telemedicine: This is defined as offering of diagnostic and curative medical services. It is divided in 7 main methods.

  • Virtual Education Program: it is a set of programs, which their main goal is to promote Virtual Education. It is composed of 5 main programs which give the opportunity to physicians, nurses and students of the Medical and Nursing Faculty to participate in different events that help them in enhancing their professional skills.

  • Virtual Electronic Library: the Electronic Library consists of equipment and technology which enable access to online resources like HINARI and PubMed. This service is offered by the National Telemedicine Center of Albania, and its importance lies in promoting Continuous Medical Education Program.