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Magid: Fast Internet connections could improve health care
The Mercury News

If the chairman of the Federal Communications Commission has his way, we will have a national broadband plan with 100-megabit Internet connection to 100 million U.S. homes by 2020. And that could make remote medicine a reality. The FCC’s national broadband plan contains a 25-page chapter on health care, and calls upon the Department of Health and Human Services to make so-called e-care projects a “top priority.”