The Clinic by Cleveland Clinic CEO points to telehealth's future

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Demand for "on-demand" telehealth services will grow, technology will normalize access to health experts via telemedicine, virtual chronic care management is growing and personalization will influence telehealth engagement. billion by 2026.

As Medical Cost Trend Remains Flat, Patients Face Growing Health Consumer Financial Stress

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Simply put: the impact of growing financial risk for healthcare costs will be felt by patients/consumers themselves. economy by 2026. The fourth graphic (labeled Figure 8) illustrates the percent of consumers likely to access new care options outside of bricks-and-mortar doctors’ offices if these services were lower cost: 56% of people would use telehealth via smartphone for a dermatologist to examine a skin problem.