March 26, 2021
How Telehealth Could Be the Future of Medicine
Covid-19 was good for very few things. One of them is telehealth.
Telehealth or telemedicine—two interchangeable terms for interacting with a healthcare professional remotely—increased 54% in the US in 2020 compared to 2019, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In the early months of the pandemic the increases peaked at 150%, and three out of every four emergency visits were conducted via telehealth.
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