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Digital empathy in the time of telemedicine

Telemedicine is far from perfect, but during the COVID-19 pandemic it became an essential tool for delivering care. Will the trend towards telemedicine continue after the pandemic, or fall by the wayside? Dr. Matt Sakumoto, a virtualist primary care physician at University of California, San Francisco, describes the concept of digital empathy in telemedicine and how it could help this technology be more than just a blip on the health care radar.

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Podcast guest

Matt Sakumoto, MD Virtualist, assistant clinical professor, University of California, San Francisco

Podcast host

Travis Bias, DO, MPH, FAAFP Chief medical officer, clinician solutions

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