#TeleDx Twitter Chat

Topic: Telediagnosis - How to Diagnosis Virtually - The New Norm in Primary Care?

As more clinical visits are taking place virtually, clinicians are exploring new ways to care for their patients. There are unique challenges when it comes to diagnosing a new health problem virtually. Telediagnosis is an important part of telemedicine.

Join SIDM CEO Paul L. Epner Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 9 pm ET to discuss strategies to diagnose patient problems virtually. Incoming American Telemedicine Association President Joseph Kvedar will join us for this important conversation.

Date: Thursday, April 23, 2020

Time: 8:00 pm CST/ 9:00 pm EST

Hashtag: #TeleDx

Moderator: Paul L. Epner, SIDM CEO (@plepner)

Guest Experts: Joseph Kvedar (@jkvedar), American Telemedicine Association (@AmericanTelemed) President-Elect & Suz Schrandt (@SchrandtSuz), SIDM Senior Patient Engagement Advisor


Q1: How do you approach making a new diagnosis when your interaction is through the phone or video? #teledx

Q2: What can patients do to best prepare for a virtual visit? Are there specific questions patients should be prepared to answer about their symptoms? #teledx

Q3: What strategies have worked for you to elicit information from patients to begin to make a virtual diagnosis? #teledx

Q4: What does follow-up look like with a virtual visit when you’ve made a new differential diagnosis? #teledx

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