To tell you a little bit about me, I am a second-generation female physician, mother of two, and medical oncologist with expertise in women's cancers, integrative oncology, and telemedicine.
With the rise of EHRs and telemedicine, e-consults have become more common, offering primary care physicians a formal way to get subspecialist input, especially in underserved areas.
In 2020, internists have learned new information with lightning speed, and have practiced medicine in places unfamiliar to them, be it a hospital, a clinic, a telemedicine setting, or a tent
Dr. Stanley, who has practiced telemedicine for the past two years with Virta, said his No. ... Dr. Wolver said that in the future, diabetes remission will be facilitated by telemedicine, an element she plans on adding to her own practice.
Even for patients who do have phones, prepaid plans with limited minutes can mean precious little time for a telemedicine visit, said Dr. ... Dr. O’Connell agreed, noting that the utility of telemedicine comes at the expense of less human touch.
To maximize your telemedicine visits, remember what's called the “golden minute,” Dr. ... but on telemedicine, I think you can also incorporate that as well,” she said.
Research indicates that chronically ill patients who need a lot of follow-up require fewer office visits if they're involved in telemedicine, said Joseph C.
As of mid-May, Dr. Fine said that his patient volume was down about 50% compared with January and February despite offering telemedicine visits. ... By September, she might pursue an approach that offers a telemedicine visit first, followed by an
With better payment for virtual care, will practices switch to telemedicine to ease overhead costs like office space, staff, and equipment? ... You can also visit ACP's telemedicine implementation module, “Telemedicine: A Practical Guide for
The Ethics Manual offers ethical guidance on genetic testing, telemedicine, end-of-life care, human subjects research, and more. ... New or significantly expanded sections include those on precision medicine and genetic testing, research and protection