Lighting for Telemedicine and Telehealth Within the Healthcare Environment

A recent report identified a 4,330% increase in the use of telemedicine in the first few weeks after recognition of the COVID-19 pandemic. Guidance for telemedicine and telehealth has traditionally centred around technology and equipment selections, but needs to expand to include the built environment, and specifically proper lighting. 

In this whitepaper, Karen Murphy explores two types of patient visits to consider when designing lighting strategies for telemedicine or telehealth. 

Lighting for Telemedicine and Telehealth

Karen Murphy
Lighting Director