New CPME Policy on TelemedicineComments Off on New CPME Policy on Telemedicine

On 20 March 2021, the CPME board adopted the new CPME policy on Telemedicine, accessible here.

With this paper, CPME intends to highlight that telemedicine has the potential to be used in a number of clinical scenarios, discussing dome of the advantages of its use as well as potential risks. CPME furthermore underlines that telemedicine could be used in a supplementary manner, where it is efficient to improve quality of care, but that face-to-face consultations should remain the gold standard.