Is the doctor's office dead? Practice of primary care goes virtual
“The doctor’s office is dead,” said Nick Desai, co-founder and CEO of Heal, a virtual primary care company that leverages telemedicine and home visits to connect patients with providers.
Primary care has been in a tough position for years. Poor access to care, inadequate reimbursement, increasing overhead costs, financial insecurity and clinician burnout are some of the challenges practices have recently faced.