The Post-COVID Doctor/Patient Relationship

We continue our special healthcare series with the heart of the matter: the doctor/patient relationship.

We asked our primary physician in a Zoom interview about his experience.

“Thank goodness for telemedicine,” he told us. “I can be very effective and have meaningful discussions with my patients. A lot of these now involve testing for the virus antibodies, which is easy and quick.”

How will this pandemic change patient behavior? “Patients are acutely aware now of how these viruses spread,” he said, “and how to protect themselves from infection…

▶︎ Read June 29 2020 newsletter: here

▶︎ Chart of the Week: here (by CDC)