Owatonna's newest "doctor"


[KAAL-TV, March 02, 2011] A local hospital has a new member on staff, the robot unit is the first of its kind in Owatonna.

Better known as "Billy" to the staff, this robot has rolled his way into the Owatonna hospital providing around the clock service for stroke patients. A new direction in medical treatment gaining popularity statewide.

"It's like Skype, but on steroids," says Cathy Etter, who is an RN and the Emergency Department Manager for Owatonna Hospital.

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