Telehealth has been changing the healthcare landscape for the better for decades. But only recently has it become a viable option for more specialized practitioners like speech-language pathologists (SLPs) and audiologists.
Telehealth has been around since the late 1950s, but only in recent years has the adoption of telehealth skyrocketed. In large part due to the COVID-19 pandemic, more patients than ever sought out virtual care from health professionals. Telehealth was a convenient, safer alternative access to care.