Likelihood that U.S. adults would use telehealth visit for select reasons 2016

Percentage of U.S. consumers who consider a virtual health practitioner visit for select reasons as of 2016

Likelihood that U.S. adults would use telehealth visit for select reasons 2016 This statistic shows the percentage of survey respondents that would consider using a virtual visit with their doctor given select circumstances as of 2016. According to the data, 39 percent of respondents indicated that they would definitely or probably consider a virtual visit with their health care practitioner for a prescription question/refill.
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Percentage of U.S. consumers who consider a virtual health practitioner visit for select reasons as of 2016

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Definitely or probably would consider a virtual visitMight consider a virtual visit
A prescription question/refill39%33%
Receiving results from my oncologist44%28%
A pre-surgery appointment40%29%
Ongoing care for a chronic condition37%29%
Select post-op appointments37%28%
A consult with my regular dermatologist37%27%
Weight loss of smoking cessation classes32%31%
A consult with my regular psychologist34%28%
Select pregnancy check-ups36%24%
Psychologist consult from my PCP's office29%26%
Definitely or probably would consider a virtual visitMight consider a virtual visit
A prescription question/refill39%33%
Receiving results from my oncologist44%28%
A pre-surgery appointment40%29%
Ongoing care for a chronic condition37%29%
Select post-op appointments37%28%
A consult with my regular dermatologist37%27%
Weight loss of smoking cessation classes32%31%
A consult with my regular psychologist34%28%
Select pregnancy check-ups36%24%
Psychologist consult from my PCP's office29%26%
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This statistic shows the percentage of survey respondents that would consider using a virtual visit with their doctor given select circumstances as of 2016. According to the data, 39 percent of respondents indicated that they would definitely or probably consider a virtual visit with their health care practitioner for a prescription question/refill.
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