Mitchell said. She pointed out that there is a shortage of endocrinologists and that access to subspecialist care can be an issue but noted that telemedicine may soon be able to
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A: We've done many position papers recently: the escalating cost of prescription drugs, the graduate medical education enterprise, the public health epidemic of gun violence, telemedicine, care of lesbian, gay,
More doctors than ever have sought to practice in Wyoming, often through telemedicine.
Consider telemedicine. Get connected electronically with your local ophthalmologists by sending eye photos of high-risk patients to a retina specialist for consultation. ... Dr. Wykoff said that while currently telemedicine cannot replace a comprehensive
Ommen said. (To that end, ACP offered recommendations to guide best use of telemedicine in a recent position paper, “Policy Recommendations to Guide the Use of Telemedicine in Primary Care Settings.”.
Certification: Internal medicine, 1993. ACP Fellowship: 1999. Present positions: Professor of medicine and pathology; medical director, Arizona Telemedicine Program, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, Ariz.
Hwang, co-founder and chief medical officer of Icebreaker Health, a telemedicine platform based in San Francisco.
Certification: Internal medicine, 1993. ACP Fellowship: 1999. Present position: Associate dean, outreach and multicultural affairs; professor of medicine and pathology; medical director, Arizona Telemedicine Program, University of Arizona College of
Telemedicine may hold some promise in this area, too, but as yet its benefits remain more of a goal than a reality, the story explains.