Characteristics of patients who seek care via eVisits instead of office visits.

@article{Mehrotra2013CharacteristicsOP,
  title={Characteristics of patients who seek care via eVisits instead of office visits.},
  author={Ateev Mehrotra and Suzanne Paone and G. Daniel Martich and Steven M. Albert and Grant Shevchik},
  journal={Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 7},
  pages={515-9}
}
PURPOSE There is growing recognition that many physician-patient encounters do not require face-to-face contact. The availability of secure Internet portals creates the opportunity for online eVisits. Increasing numbers of health systems provide eVisits, and many health plans reimburse for eVisits. However, little is known on who chooses to seek care via an… CONTINUE READING