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The telehealth advantage: Supporting humanitarian disasters with remote solutions

Shuhan He, MD, Sammer Marzouk, Adi Balk, Tehnaz Boyle, MD, PhD, Jarone Lee, MD, MPH

Abstract


Telehealth support can rapidly and significantly increase access to healthcare. For example, during the COVID-19 pandemic, telehealth not only supported patients with COVID symptoms but also improved access to the entire continuum of care, from critical care to mental health services.

 


Keywords


telehealth; COVID-19; pandemic; remote

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5055/ajdm.2022.0423

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