In the Age of the Internet, many caregivers hope their patients come to them with questions about what they read online. In all reality, fewer Americans than ever talk to their doctors about what they find.
For telemedicine to truly be a viable option in healthcare, the same standards imposed on doctors and hospitals in-person need to be imposed on this technology. Provide excellent care through telemedicine, and more consumers will use it.
PRC is rolling out its 2017 National Consumer Study, identifying clear consumer trends that hospitals and health systems need to understand to be competitive.
Healthcare consumers cast their vote every day when they decide where to receive treatment. And the campaign to get their attention goes on and on and on.