Physicians for Patient Protection’s Dr. Bernard’s was featured on NPR Online and Radio in a segment titled, “Telehealth has been vital during COVID, but most people still prefer in-person care.” The segment discusses telehealth, specifically the rise of telehealth during the pandemic and predictions for the future of telehealth.
Within the segment, Dr. Bernard’s insight on how patients prefer face-to-face visits is included along with Dr. Bernard’s perspective on the benefits of in-person care (e.g. better doctor-patient relationships). Additionally, Dr. Bernard comments on how telehealth is more helpful in rural areas where people do not have access to as many qualified health professionals. Within the segment, Dr. Bernard is credited as a board member for Physicians for Patient Protection.