Voice-only telehealth might go away with pandemic rules set to expire

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Community clinics say the easing of restrictions on telehealth during the pandemic has made it possible for health workers to connect with hard-to-reach patients via a phone call — people who are poor, elderly or live in remote areas, and don’t have access to a computer or cell phone with video capability. Silke Enkelmann/EyeEm/Getty Images

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Caswell County, where William Crumpton works, runs along the northern edge of North Carolina and is a rural landscape of mostly former tobacco farms and the

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Enlarge this image Community clinics say the easing of restrictions on...