Telehealth: what will it take to make it a standard of care?

The current and future role of telehealth in the care of patients with epilepsy was discussed in a special lecture at AES 2021.

Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, uptake of telehealth was slow, primarily due to regulatory barriers, said Dr Susan Herman of Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Arizona, USA. The pandemic then led to rapid but uncoordinated growth in telehealth.