Also, study confirms that most patients have at least one social determinant of health and wellbeing (SDoH) challenge.
Every day, 115 Americans die due to opioid overdoses and about 40% of these deaths are due to overdoses of prescription drugs.
Mike Kelly added that current law doesn’t qualify medical professionals to deliver disease management via telehealth services.
The Walgreens spokesman also mentioned that the training will lead to complementing the company’s efforts to address patients with mental health and substance abuse issues.
14.4% of respondents said healthcare consumerism & patient empowerment were top industry trends. Telehealth software lets patients connect to care in a more convenient way.