With COVID-19 spreading like wildfire, we are left with a great dilemma on reducing its spread. The solution? Social distancing. This would likely reduce the spread through government imposed lockdowns. Yet, does it not make it difficult for an individual to receive certain services that require close interactions with other individuals, like doctors for example? But how is that possible since even doctors would be at the mercy of the lockdowns? The solution, therefore, is technology. And to be more specific, telehealth.
How can the conventional methods of telehealth augment healthcare amid a pandemic? And how can future developments in telehealth be of help to patient care? Know more in this blog post here.