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Telehealth Helps Close Health Care Disparity Gap in Rural Areas

As medical director of the telehealth program at University of Washington (UW) Medicine, John Scott, MD, MSc, has witnessed the difference that telehealth can make. The physician and associate professor of medicine at UW has treated rural patients who have taken ferries or planes to see a specialist. Many other patients simply go without treatment because the services they need are not available near their homes.

Telehealth Helps Close Health Care Disparity Gap in Rural Areas

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