Will telehealth make us better diagnosticians?
We have all heard that 90% of the time, a patient’s history provides the diagnosis before we even perform a physical exam or order any tests.
At the same time, much of our reimbursement used to hinge on how many body systems we examined.
Like so many other things in the new reality we find ourselves in, what constitutes a proper medical visit has suddenly changed and will probably continue to evolve.
I suspect, and hope, that the way we have now tried to work will bring a lasting shift in how we view the process, and the art,