Tommy the robot nurse helps keep Italy doctors safe from coronavirus


Publication Title
Reuters
Publication/Creation Date
April 1 2020
Creators/Contributors
Flavio Lo Scalzo (creator)
Persuasive Intent
Information
Description
VARESE, Italy (Reuters) - He doesn’t wear a mask but he is helping save lives from coronavirus just the same. Meet Tommy, the robot nurse.

Tommy is one of six new robots helping flesh-and-blood doctors and nurses care for coronavirus patients at the Circolo Hospital in Varese, a city in the northern Lombardy region that is the epicenter of the outbreak in Italy.
HCI Platform
Robotical
Location on Body
Entire Body
Marketing Keywords
Tommy The Robot
Source
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-italy-robots/tommy-the-robot-nurse-helps-keep-italy-doctors-safe-from-coronavirus-idUSKBN21J67Y

Date archived
April 29 2020
Last edited
April 29 2020
How to cite this entry
Flavio Lo Scalzo. (April 1 2020). "Tommy the robot nurse helps keep Italy doctors safe from coronavirus". Reuters. Thomson Reuters Corporation. Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/Detail/objects/4470