The increased convenience of telemedicine visits during Covid-19 is spurring calls among patients and doctors to permanently expand access. But financial and privacy watchdogs are spreading a different message: Be careful what you wish for.
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Megha Shankar is an internal medicine physician. She shares her story and discusses the KevinMD article that she co-wrote, "Strategies to foster meaningful connection during telemedicine visits." Full interview:
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Another example is telemedicine. We are already seeing several consultations without actually going to the clinic or hospital. Again, this is a positive sign. Can we think of business models to help further telemedicine across the world: PM @narendramodi
Thankfully, President Trump ended flights from China as early as he did—despite criticism from Democrats. Now, Congress passed funding that will boost Americans' access to: ⬬ Testing ⬬ Treatment ⬬ Tele-medicine