What is medVC?

medVC is a remote collaboration tool for medical professionals allowing real-time audio-video communication and the usage of specialised medical services. It is designed to be installed in operating rooms, conference rooms and doctors’ offices and makes it possible to send multiple High Definition (HD) video streams coming from cameras, microscopes, endoscopes and other medical equipment. The doctors can pause videos, draw on the picture, take snapshots, collaboratively work on DICOM images, record a session or even broadcast it live over the Internet. Furthermore, medVC can transmit stereoscopic (3D) video from surgical robots or 3D endoscopes. All these features make medVC a superb remote collaboration and education tool for medicine.

  • Designed for


    - operating rooms
    - conference rooms
    - lecture rooms
    - doctors' offices

  • Multiple video streams from

    - medical cameras
    - microscopes
    - endoscopes
    - surgical robots
    - other medical equipment

  • Extensive collaboration features

    - video streams pausing
    - drawing on the picture
    - taking snapshots
    - collaborative work on DICOM images
    - video streaming & recording

  • Superb video quality

    - High Definition up to 1080p50/60
    - Stereoscopic (3D) transmission from newest medical devices
    - 4k resolution coming soon

  • Used with

    medical equipment from companies such as Storz, Olympus, Medrobotics, Trumpf Medical, ConMed and others

  • Used for

    - remote collaboration
    - live transmissions from ORs
    - medical education
    - much more

  • Used by

    hospitals from France, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Poland and Spain.

For a full description of medVC and its various usage scenarios, please refer to the medVC presentation.

Watch a short video explaining what medVC is.

News

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2017-05-16 - medVC in Hong Kong

medVC took part in the Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair 2017 (16-18 of May 2017). We have presented the full capabilities of the medVC platform: ultra-high quality medical video, multiple medical video streams, extended medical services, medical 3D video and much more!

medVC has been one of the companies presenting innovative medical products from the Wielkopolska Region on a common stand organized by the Marshal Office of the Wielkopolska Region in Poznan.
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2016-11-30 - Watch the recording of the 2nd European Live Surgery Broadcast

medVC has powered the 2nd European Live Surgery Broadcast, an interactive videoconferencing session presenting otolaryngological surgery.
The event has been organised by the European Laryngological Society (ELS), the Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery of Poznan University of Medical Sciences (PUMS) and Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center (PSNC). The aim of the session was to demonstrate the newest surgical methods utilised by specialists from leading European laryngology clinics. Hospitals from Barcelona, Marseille, Genoa, Giessen, Cagliari, Leiden, Essen, Luxembourg and Poznan took an active part in the event.
The clinics have interconnected through medVC, taking advantage of the possibility to perform multipoint audio-video communication in realtime. Thanks to the universal compatibility of medVC, medical video coming from surgical microscopes, endoscopes and even a surgical robot, produced by companies like Storz, Olympus, Medrobotics, Trumpf Medical and ConMed has been transmitted.
It has been the second ELS broadcast powered by medVC and we are already preparing the next one in 2017!
Watch the recording of broadcast!

2016-06-22 - medVC powered the 46. Congress of Polish Urological Society (Polskie Towarzystwo Urologiczne - PTU)

During the congress three parallel urological surgeries performed in Krakow have been transmitted using medVC to the conference center in Katowice.

2016-06-14 - medVC enabling a live surgical session France-Finland in 2D and 3D

During the E3 Project meeting, medVC enabled a transmission between 2 surgery rooms in Nancy, France and conference room in Helsinki, Finland. An endoscopic surgery in 2D has been shown and in 3D, a surgery performed using the DaVinci robot.
View the recorded session

2016-05-13 - new opportunities to enhance medical support for high performance athletes

The medVC team visited Centre d'Alt Rendiment (CAR), a high performance sports training centre near Barcelona. After a live demo of medVC and a fruitful discussion a decision was made to start collaboration and create a plan of using medVC to enhance medical support for athletes at CAR.
CAR page

2016-05-10 - medVC at the Health 2.0 Europe 2016 Conference in Barcelona

The medVC team participated in the Health 2.0 Europe 2016 Conference, where a live demo of medVC was presented to the participants for two days. The opportunity was taken to establish new contacts with Spanish hospitals. In general, during the conference over 120 speakers and 500 attendees from around the world experienced 52 LIVE product demos of innovative solutions that are shaking up European health systems.
Health 2.0 Europe 2016 Conference page

2016-02-24 - new cooperation with trauma surgeons

medVC was used within the Trauma Department of the Wielospecjalistyczny Szpital Miejski im. Józefa Strusia in Poznań, Poland. Three operating rooms, one conference room and a doctors' office were connected. An educational session for medical students was conducted during the whole day of transmission. Additionally, doctors staying in their office were able to remotely advise their colleagues in the ORs.

2016-01-03 - Watch the recording of the 1st European Live Surgery Broadcast

The 1st European Live Surgery Broadcast, an interactive videoconferencing session presenting otolaryngological surgery using medVC, has taken place on December 2nd 2015.
The event has been organised by the European Laryngological Society (ELS), the Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery of Poznan University of Medical Sciences (PUMS) and Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center (PSNC). The aim of the session was to demonstrate the newest surgical methods utilised by specialists from leading European laryngology clinics. Hospitals from Barcelona, Marseille, Genoa, Leiden, Essen, Luxembourg and Poznan took an active part in the event.
The clinics have interconnected through medVC, taking advantage of the possibility to perform multipoint audio-video communication in realtime. Thanks to the universal compatibility of medVC, medical video coming from surgical microscopes, endoscopes and even a surgical robot, produced by companies like Storz, Olympus, Medrobotics, Trumpf Medical and ConMed has been transmitted.

Watch the recording of broadcast!

2015-09-30 - medVC provided a live medical transmission from two operating rooms in parallel

In Nancy, France, during a combined event of the opening of the PROMETEE living-lab and joined meeting of the HIPERMED/E3 projects, medVC has been used to connect 4 remote sites in a live and interactive surgical session. Two operating rooms, one in the CHU Nancy, one in the School of Surgery, have been connected with two conference rooms. Over 150 people, national and regional officials, researchers and students could participate in the parallel transmission of an ENT and heart surgeries. medVC allowed to achieve flawless communication and presented 8 parallel High Definition video streams coming from medical cameras and endoscopes. What has made a huge impression was the transmission of 3D video live from the heart surgery. 3D video is a crucial feature for medical education and having this feature makes medVC a unique tool. Currently, CHU Nancy is purchasing 3 medVC terminals and School of Surgery 2, but after this event we have many more inquiries about our system.
See EUREKA news and video!

2015-08-28 - medVC provided live medical transmission during the "Oncology in otolaryngology" symposium

The medVC team and technology performed a live surgical transmission from the operating room of the ENT Clinic of the Poznan University of Medical Sciences to the conference centre of the "Oncology in otolaryngology", ENT symposium took place from the 9th to the 12th September 2015. The guests of the symposium participated in an interactive surgical session thanks to the capabilities provided by medVC.

2015-06-02 - medVC visits a school of surgery in France

As medical education is a crucial use case for medVC, our team has visited a school of surgery in France. The meeting was an opportunity for demonstrating medVC's capabilities and gathering feedback for further enhancements. Most importantly, we have built a new partnership and gained a possible customer.

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contact@medvc.eu