Here’s the real reasons why on-demand video visits are doomed

#1: People have to understand that it’s only for 20-30 simple issues like pink eye and simple rashes. Video visits can only diagnose such a small range of issues because doctors can’t order tests or follow up. So it’s limited to the very small number of issues that can be safely diagnosed with a simple, short conversation. If patients don’t understand this, and they use the … Continue reading Here’s the real reasons why on-demand video visits are doomed

Why can Sherpaa doctors manage far more patients than a traditional primary care doctor? I’m obsessed with that question. How much time do traditional doctors spend walking from exam room to exam room? Or documenting in their EMRs? Or talking with insurance companies or managing their team? Knowing how a traditional doctor spends their time enabled me to design Sherpaa from the get go to … Continue reading