The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) supports the integration of telemedicine into clinical care models. In an article published in Clinical Infectious Diseases, the benefits of virtual care and solutions to possible issues are discussed. When incorporated appropriately, benefits high-quality, cost-effective care.
IDSA guidelines speak to providing ongoing education for physicians to ensure patients received individualized care, resulting in increased patient satisfaction. The IDSA’s overall position on telemedicine is to provide continued guidance on this growing technology.
Infectious disease coverage can reduce hospital stays and decrease complications in properly structured programs. Specialist TeleMed provides a comprehensive Infectious Disease program utilizing virtual care, providing a full spectrum of coverage. We tailor coverage from full-time to part-time depending on the needs of our clients.