In Case You Missed It: Will Telemedicine Continue After the COVID Pandemic Ends?

Erica Kuhn, MPH | Aug 17, 2020 | Community, News

Telemedicine, or meeting with your doctor over the phone or computer, has been more widely used recently than in the past due to the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s in large part due to Congress lifting restrictions on its use.

The New York Times recently published an article that looked at whether or not telemedicine is here to stay. There are many factors influencing its continued use, including Medicare and insurance coverage.

Tune into this week’s In Case You Missed It to learn more about the benefits and challenges of meeting with your doctor, virtually.

And before your next online appointment, be sure you’re prepared by following Susan G. Komen’s checklist with some tips for getting the most out of your visit.