Posts By: UofL Physicians

Benefits of telehealth

Telehealth became a necessity for patients to be able to have an appointment and “see” their provider during COVID-19 and stay-at-home orders. We have learned from our practices and providers who adapted to telehealth early, such as psychiatry, and through our nearly 25,000 telehealth appointments held during the last three months that there are many…
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Preventing asymptomatic COVID-19 transmission

As weeks of social distancing wear on, many are feeling the urge to get back to their normal routines. And for those who don’t feel sick, it might be tempting to relax that rules a bit. But public health experts say that’s the worst thing we can do right now, as it is now estimated…
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UofL Health patients enjoying ease of telehealth appointments

Elizabeth Veneracion was diagnosed with breast cancer in October 2017. Two months later, she had her first chemotherapy treatment at UofL Health – James Graham Brown Cancer Center. “I did chemo, then I had surgery and then I had radiation,” she said. Veneracion is doing well now and recently had her first telehealth appointment. “It…
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