Telemedicine made a slow start, but Covid-19 has given it a boost. While many physicians and patients remain reluctant, despite compelling benefits, much of the hesitancy is due to false perceptions about its efficacy. Dr. Omar Al-Ubaydli looks into the reasons why health systems should embrace it.
The Kingdom of Bahrain has implemented the necessary procedures required to protect the safety and security of citizens and residents, and raise the level of caution and prevention for individuals, through a national campaign to counter the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus.
Therefore, Derasat Center will conduct a special survey around the management of this crisis; measuring the extent of impact on citizens and residents regarding the public and private national responsibility to deal with the implications of this pandemic, and assessing the governmental procedures implemented in this regard.