Dr. Aditi Joshi is an experienced Emergency Medicine Physician and Telehealth expert working on improving healthcare through technology. She is the Medical Director of JeffConnect, Jefferson’s telehealth platform and has worked in this modality for over 5 years in education, training, quality and operations. She is associate director of the digital health scholarly inquiry at Sidney Kimmel Medical College and an assistant professor in the department of emergency medicine. She teaches and trains students, residents and attendings about telehealth and health innovation with both practical and research components, helping to hone how current and future physicians think about how technology will change medical practice. She is the Chair-Elect for ACEP’s Telehealth standing committee and works nationally to expand telehealth’s reach and role.
In my previous post, I gave an overview of telehealth visit training basics, why it’s important and how we framed it. While, the need for increasing and standardizing training for residents also applies to current providers, the needs are different….