Note From the Editor-in-Chief
The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report, Volume 8, Number 3&4, May 2020
Editor-in-Chief of CATR. Clinical Instructor in Medicine and Pediatrics at Yale School of Medicine; Chief Medical Officer at Fair Haven Community Health Care, CT.
Dr. Oldfield has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
The expansion of telemedicine—which health systems had been slow to adopt and payers had been reluctant to reimburse for years—has zoomed ahead in recent weeks. Sure, it’s not perfect: The video connections can be finicky, and learning new digital platforms can pose challenges for both patients and providers. But with this transition come enormous opportunities […]