In this video exclusive, Tina Aswani Omprakash, a patient advocate with ulcerative colitis, discussed how telemedicine changed patient care.

Omprakash, who launched her blog Own your Crohn’s, won the Patient Voice award in 2019, one of several Disruptive Innovator awards given by Healio Gastroenterology to physicians or patients pushing the status quo toward the betterment of gastroenterology and liver diseases.

She said with telemedicine she has been able to speak to her physicians through their new patient portals and tele-visits without having to constantly travel to see them.

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Full Article: https://www.healio.com/news/gastroenterology/20210723/video-telemedicine-changes-face-of-care-for-ibd-patients