Telehealth can play a vital role in reducing carbon emissions

Telehealth can play an important function in lowering carbon emissions

Telehealth’s potential to bridge the services gap for people without ready transportation access has been well-documented. Less explored, however, is virtual care’s possible role in reducing carbon emissions, specifically by allowing patients to connect with providers without relying on a car. The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center built a dashboard to estimate the environmental…