All Things Policy: Is There a Doctor on the Phone?

The Medical Council of India has announced guidelines for the practice of telemedicine by registered doctors. Can telemedicine help shield frontline healthcare workers during a viral outbreak? Can it, over time, level the disparity in care between urban and rural areas? Yes and no. Anirudh Kanisetti speaks to Sunila Dixit and Shambhavi Naik to find out more.