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Telepsychiatry Improves Access To Mental Health Care In Rural Areas

News | July 8, 2019

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Telepsychiatry improves access to mental health care in rural areas. On average, mental health care consumers in non-metropolitan areas are seen seven days sooner, and are 34% more likely to have regular visits when telepsychiatry is combined with in-person care, compared with those receiving in-person care only. These findings were reported in “Increasing Access To…

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