March 3, 2020
Coronavirus could be a boon for telemedicine, as health industry hopes to keep ‘worried well’ out of the hospital
The coronvirus outbreak could provide a bright spot for one sector of the health industry that has struggled to gain widespread acceptance: Telemedicine. Public companies that offer telemedicine, including Teladoc, have seen their stock surge in the past week, and many private start-ups, from AmericanWell to Plushcare, tell CNBC they are bracing for increased usage.
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