The idea of telemedicine has been around for 50 years as a way for hospitals to service patients living in remote locations. But when the pandemic hit, teleconsultation suddenly became an integral part of the healthcare system because it provided people with an easier, more convenient way to speak with their doctors. Now, teleconsultation is more common than ever, with numerous apps and systems in place to make it easy to consult from home.
While teleconsultation cannot completely replace face-to-face visits, being able to speak to your doctor online for an initial consultation can save you a lot of time and effort. So, to ensure you get the most out of your session, here are a few things to prepare to make sure your appointment goes smoothly.