Think you’ve got a solid Remote Patient Care Model? Think again! - Independent practices find remote care management models are easier said than done
By: Lindsay Arent RN, BSN, Director of Clinical Development, H3C
The COVID-19 pandemic drove most independent physician offices and rural health providers to increase acceptance and reliance on remote patient care models. While many saw the adoption of telehealth, chronic care management, and remote patient monitoring as inevitable, their accelerated use exposed some challenges, and at a time when independent practices were forced to think about their own survival, as well as caring for at-risk patient populations.