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Video games can help doctors treat conditions and gather patient data, but questions about their long-term effectiveness could prevent their use.
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The insurer upstarts tend to focus on providing care virtually and in their members' homes rather than operating clinics.
By combining basic mental health services with digital technology, startups are paving the way for a prevention focused future in healthcare.
After unprecedented growth during the pandemic, telehealth may lose ground to hybrid systems for hospitals and clinics.