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Rosie the Robot 2

CBC Radio Dr. Jong Nov. 15, 2011-2.jpg Dr. Michael Jong CBC Radio Dr. Jong Nov. 15, 2011-1.jpg All you need is a Joy stick and a laptop..and you can work from anywhere. Labrador Grenfell Health doctors have proven that. They use Rosie the Robot to treat patients in Nain from their office in Happy Valley Goose Bay. Rosie is like a webcam on wheels, but with a few extra bells and whistles. The first Rosie was part of a pilot project to temporarily treat patients from afar But it worked so well, the clinic now has a permanent resident, Rosie the Robot 2. Colleen Connors stopped by Dr. Michael Jong's office for a demonstration.

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