Barriers to Telemedicine and How to Solve ThemMay 26, 2018 in
Barriers to Telemedicine and How to Solve Them
In theory, the convenience and effectiveness of telemedicine should be reason enough to implement it nationwide. However, red tape prevents the spread of telemedicine, and in many cases discourages physicians from trying it at all.
Finance and regulation, already challenges for healthcare progress, prove to be significant obstacles. Below, some of the biggest telemedicine barriers to widespread implementation, as well as some possible solutions.