Dr. Jeff Kane: Online docs

Telemedicine has been around awhile as a service to inaccessible patients and for some emergencies. Innovators are now unveiling the next logical advance, standard medical care via the internet.

GoodRx.com, a drug discounter I mentioned in a previous column, has now brought forth GoodRx Care, which will have a remote doctor consult with you for $49 or, if you’ve purchased Gold membership, $19. Its services include treatments for common ailments, prescription refills, and testing.

Dr. Jeff Kane: Online docs

Telemedicine has been around awhile as a service to inaccessible patients and for some emergencies. Innovators are now unveiling the next logical advance, standard medical care via the internet.

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