2020 | HFSA

Op-Ed: As a doctor, I use telemedicine. With the coronavirus threat, it could revolutionize healthcare

Practice News Coronavirus

Written by Haider J Warraich, MD, for the Los Angeles Times

As a physician, waiting for the worst of coronavirus to hit, I see a lot to fear. It seems increasingly likely that this will be one of the most significant pandemics in modern human history, and that it will change our approach to healthcare going forward. But not all of its legacy will be negative. Here’s one thing I hope will come out of the crisis: an increased reliance on telemedicine, something that should have happened long ago...

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Dr. Warraich serves as the Associate Director, Heart Failure Program, VA Boston Healthcare System and Associate Physician, Brigham and Women’s Hospital