(By Ana B. Ibarra for California Healthline produced by Kaiser Health News)
Consultations with doctors by phone or video conference appear to be catching on, with well over a million virtual visits reported in 2015.
The convenience of “telehealth” appeals to patients, and the notion that it costs less than an in-office visit would make it attractive to employers and health plans. Continue reading article here…
This story was produced by Kaiser Health News, which publishes California Healthline, a service of the California Health Care Foundation.”
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