Communication barriers in healthcare is one of the most hardcore issues that is currently being faced in lot many nations all over the world. For example, there was a rural women from interior ends of state Tamil Nadu, she brought her two year old son for treatment in a Delhi based hospital. She was speaking with a specialist who had no knowledge about Tamil language. There was nobody around to translate and thus, a lot of precious time was lost which could have been used for starting the treatment. Previously, such cases were prevalent in
A conference call is a telephone call in which the calling party wishes to have more than one called party listen in to the audio portion of the call. The conference calls may be designed to allow the called party to participate during the call, or the call may be set up so that the called party merely listens into the call and cannot speak. It is sometimes called ATC (Audio Tele-Conference).