– It’s a nice robot interpreter recruited for the summer season with the aim of ensuring better communication between the patient as a foreign language, medical staff and family, all possible through the service of video calling with interpreters in 3 languages (German, English, Spanish)
And the novelty proposed in the paediatrics wards of the hospitals of San Donà di Piave and Portogruaro (ve) in venetian.
The robot is called Eddy, and it moves independently in the ward and in the hospital room following the medical and nursing staff, with the face and voice of a real person. Its operation is extremely simple.
If necessary, the staff of the Ulss4 active Eddy, click on its large display the language requires translation, and in a few seconds, appears to the interpreter that the remote can see the department (through webcam), he can then guide the robot where it is needed, raise and lower it depending on the requirement, and provide for the simultaneous translation. .