Telemedicine is a cost-effective way to engage with patients and deliver care, particularly in underserved areas. It facilitates the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of patients in remote locations through the use of telecommunications technology, allowing patients in underserved areas to quickly access medical expertise without travel.
A case in which a patient claims that she was coerced into signing an informed consent is being investigated not only as a malpractice case, but as assault and battery, with dire criminal consequences.
Patient Says She Was Bullied into Signing Consent Form:
She'd repeatedly insisted she didn't want a hysterectomy.
Is a signed...