john green

john green

Telemedicine Can Improve Care, Especially for Underserved Patients

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Aside from whatever a visit to the doctor costs you in money, it also costs you in time. A lot of it. Can we make that better? That’s the topic of this week’s Healthcare Triage. This episode was adapted from a column friend-of-the-show Austin Frakt wrote for the Upshot. Links to references and further reading can be found there: http://www.nytimes.com/2016/05/17/upshot/you-mean-i-dont-have-to-show-up-the-promise-of-telemedicine.html John Green -- Executive Producer Stan Muller -- Director, Producer Aaron Carroll -- Writer Mark Olsen -- Graphics http://www.twitter.com/aaronecarroll http://www.twitter.com/crashcoursestan http://www.twitter.com/johngreen http://www.twitter.com/olsenvideo And the housekeeping: 1) You can support Healthcare Triage on Patreon: http://vid.io/xqXr Every little bit helps make the show better! 2) Check out our Facebook page: http://goo.gl/LnOq5z 3) We still have merchandise available at http://www.hctmerch.com