The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about an increase in the use of telehealth. Surgeon General Jerome Adams discusses five things your should know about telehealth.

Telehealth During COVID-19 Pandemic

COVID-19 is altering numerous aspects of human life. Here are ways that Telehealth promotes both proper treatment and safety.

Safety:

Telehealth visits lower the risk of spreading the virus among patients and healthcare teams

Enables Vulnerable Patients To Receive Proper Treatment:

Includes the elderly and those with compromised immune systems

Medicare:

Telehealth is covered no matter where the patient lives

Patient Privacy:

Provides services while promoting privacy of sensitive information

Here To Stay:

Definition of patient-centered care

Telehealth is a new and evolving medical practice, so contact DocReady today to see how it can benefit and enhance your quality of life!