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Virtual Visits are Effective Health Systems are Already Implementing Telemedicine 90% of surveyed healthcare executives report that their organizations have already begun developing or implementing a telemedicine program 2 A telemedicine outcomes study of care for 8,000 patients found no difference between the virtual appointment and an in-person office visit. 1 1. Outcomes of Care Survey, C2 Solutions, 2016. 20 2. Telemedicine Survey Executive Summary, Foley, www.snap.md | 21