X

Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.
Below are what health care industry clients need to know regarding the increased use of telemedicine and professional liability risks. (Photo: insta_photos/Shutterstock) Below are what health care industry clients need to know regarding the increased use of telemedicine and professional liability risks. (Photo: insta_photos/Shutterstock)

As virtual health care becomes the norm, special legal considerations are growing for medical professionals who are treating patients. In less than 12 months, the pandemic fast-tracked nearly 10 years of telemedicine technology.

In 2020, experts estimate that because of COVID-19, telemedicine use was up more than 6000%. Today, 42% of Americans reported using video visits during the pandemic, a trend that isn’t showing any signs of slowing down.

PropertyCasualty360

Join PropertyCasualty360

Don’t miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed decisions for your P&C insurance business. Join PropertyCasualty360.com now!

  • Unlimited access to PropertyCasualty360.com - your roadmap to thriving in a disrupted environment
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including BenefitsPRO.com, ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com
  • Exclusive discounts on PropertyCasualty360, National Underwriter, Claims and ALM events

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join PropertyCasualty360

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.