March 2005
Marketing Health Services;Spring2005, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p9
Academic Journal
This section deals with the new trends in medical care in the U.S., as of March 2005. The article reports that kiosks may be the wave of the future in healthcare. The article reports that these kiosks can chart medical histories, assess healthcare risk, and order medications such as birth control. Doctors at the University of Louisville are utilizing a telemedicine service for rural and low income audiences. Patients with compromised immune systems are gaining an opportunity to meet with friends and visitors through computer and phone systems.


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