How Has Tech-Led Lockdown Healthcare Changed Doctor-Patient Communication?

  • Dan Rue
  • 13-May-2021 13:14:52

By Dan Rue

Phone-based medical consultations were first offered to UK patients in the early 1990s, primarily as a way to help people in more remote locations get better access to vital advice and care. While the use of telemedicine has grown in the years since, the outbreak of COVID-19 saw the general rollout of phone-based services across every community around the country and an unprecedented acceleration in its adoption.