Telehealth is emerging as an effective solution for precaution, prevention and treatment to stem the spread of COVID-19. Hospitals are quickly adopting telehealth to treat quarantined patients infected with the virus. Primary care physicians are working tirelessly in the frontlines at ground zero, says Dedi Gilad, CEO and co-founder of Tyto Care. “With MaNaDr, we’re able to divide the patients into the at-risk and not-at-risk groups,” he says.
The basis for out-of-hospital management is testing, says John Nosta, president of NostaLab, a digital health think tank. "The linchpin of management of a pandemic is widespread testing and conventional telemedicine today may not offer that.