The secret weapon the US has to diagnose an epidemic

How telemedicine may help with diagnosing Covid-19

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Logistical problems

First things first, I am not a doctor, which means I will not talk about the medical aspects of the virus aside from the fact that it appears to spread pretty easily.

Drive-through testing

South Korea has had a drive-through model for testing which has been praised for its’ swift coronavirus response.

What is telemedicine, and how is it used

What is telemedicine? I’ve talked about this before, but it’s Remote Patient Consultation.

  • There’s little demand in urban centers.
  • People simply don’t think of it when sick or in pain
  • It’s limited by the services it can offer.

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