Healthcare IT Today: 2022 Predictions for Telehealth and the Digital Front Door
Julian Flannery, Summus Founder & CEO, sat down with John Flynn from Healthcare IT Today to share his 2022 telehealth and digital front door predictions:
Virtual Care 2.0: virtual care is evolving rapidly and will encompass more than just primary care in 2022 as patients need more tailored healthcare journeys.
Emphasis on Restoring the Human Element in Healthcare: matching virtual care with human needs will bring a new care model: personalized, customized and easy to make progress and to take steps toward better health.
Prioritizing User Access: With the U.S. physician shortage growing, access will play a big role in 2022 as patients struggle to make appointments with their doctors. The new frontier of virtual care is all about access and technology that empowers, in days, a direct connection to world-class specialists. A McKinsey & Company report indicates telehealth use has increased 38X from the pre-COVID-19 baseline.
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