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VideoVisit appoints Riku Mettälä as the new Chief Operative Officer

  Helsinki, Finland October 9,2020   VideoVisit Ltd, a leading provider of VirtualCare software for more connected and safer online healthcare services, has appointed Riku Mettälä as the new Chief Operative Officer. Mettälä’s appointment includes responsibility for the company’s Services department covering software R&D, SaaS production and customer management operations. Mettälä will also be a […]

Medical and Elderly Care Expo Tokyo 2020

VideoVisit is participating at Japan’s Leading Medical & Elderly Care Expo which will be held in Tokyo during this week on the 14th-15th of October.   We are proud to inform that our Japanese representatives have made it possible for us to show live remote rehabilitation demonstrations and virtual home care services for the first […]

Home care nurses and clients are excited about remote care in Muhos

  In January 2020, Video Visit® remote care was introduced in the municipality of Muhos, Finland, where home care nurses visit clients via video connection. 4000 virtual visits have already been made.   “The video phone is very nice. My children and the home care nurse use it. It says beep beep beep and when […]

VideoVisit’s coronavirus guidance

  For our part, we want to ensure a safe working environment for our employees, customers and partners as the second wave of the coronavirus spreads in Finland and across Europe.   Due to this, the remote work recommendation will remain in force in our company and we will avoid all unnecessary traveling and physical […]

Doctor’s appointment via chat helps to maintain the quality of the treatment – The city of Kalajoki is piloting a new service

  The city of Kalajoki offers doctor’s appointments via chat for its citizens in primary healthcare. The new service model was developed in cooperation with VideoVisit Oy and Leluco Oy. During the piloting period, the service is free for the citizens, which continues till the end of September. How does the chat service work and […]

Physiotherapy from workplace, home couch or sports field – Auron implemented VideoVisit® Live online appointment and consultation service

  VideoVisit developed an easy and time-saving online appointment and consultation solution for the physiotherapists of Auron. “Good, now up. Turn around, back facing the camera, and then squat. There, good, and then up again”, says Minttu Vartia, a physiotherapist, as she instructs her client Timi Maunula via the mobile device’s video connection.   Timi […]

Joel Holmén VideoVisit Oy Medical Advisor

Joel Holmén started as the Medical Advisor of VideoVisit Oy on 1 st of April 2020. He is a doctor who specializes in psychiatry and also a doctoral researcher who has worked several years with geriatric psychiatry at the Turku University Hospital. Joel has acquired an extensive expertise in geriatric mental health care as well […]

The UK uses technology against the coronavirus – chooses Finnish VideoVisit to support the elderly isolated at home

  In March, the UK Department for Health and Social Care (DHSC) and The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) announced that funding would be available to innovators who can find digital ways to support people who need help during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. This ‘Techforce19’ challenge aims to support those who are […]

Juhana Ojala appointed as CEO of VideoVisit

The management of a family company VideoVisit Ltd will be transferred in the hands of a new generation as the Board of VideoVisit Ltd appointed Juhana Ojala as the new CEO of VideoVisit Ltd effective 1st of January 2020.   Ojala, a Co-Founder of VideoVisit, has previously overseen the company’s sales and business development operations […]