Telehealth: From Psychiatry to Annual Physicals, Are Virtual Visits Here to Stay?
At the height of the COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth appointments became the safest and easiest way for us to connect with our health-care providers. In fact, unless you needed a particular in-person test or procedure, doctors, psychiatrists, physical therapists and other professionals likely preferred those virtual appointments, too.
Without a doubt, connecting with your doctor from home can be incredibly convenient, but will telehealth and Zoom-based appointments remain the norm even as vaccination rates climb? We're taking a look at the pros and cons associated with telehealth and how it has shaped health care over the last year.