MedCity News: Flashing has Become an Unwelcome Trend for Some Telemedicine Businesses
There are plenty of trends coming to the fore in digital health. Consolidation, for one, seems to be impacting every aspect of the sector, even conferences — I’m looking at you Health 2.0 and HIMSS.
But one of the more curious developments involves telemedicine providers, particularly those with a direct-to-consumer channel — flashing doctors. It is currently male patients doing the flashing and it seems to be the new reality for telemedicine or at least a current fad, according to an article from CNBC.