Is Telemedicine Improving Your Healthcare?

Telemedicine is often referred to as the future of healthcare, but the reality is that it’s already happening. If you had an X-ray or MRI done recently, “chances are it was read by a radiologist at a distant site,” says Jonathan Linkous, CEO of the American Telemedicine Association (ATA). “If you had neurophysiologic monitoring during surgery, there’s a 90 percent chance it was done remotely.”

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