Once the coronavirus pandemic fades — whenever that happens — two health trends for America’s older adults seem nearly unquestionable. Medical appointments through telehealth will be common, especially for those on Medicare. And the need for geriatricians will be great.
Since people over 65 have accounted for roughly 80% of the Covid-19 deaths in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control, the older adult population has been at the heart of the pandemic.
Here’s what experts forecast regarding telehealth and physicians specializing in geriatrics post-pandemic: Read More: Forbes