Utilization of digital primary care in Sweden: Descriptive analysis of claims data on demographics, socioeconomics, and diagnoses.

Affiliation

SMGH, Lund University, Jan Waldenströms gata 35, 205 02, Malmö, Sweden. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

As digital technologies for health continue to develop, the ability to provide primary care services to patients with new symptoms will grow. In Sweden, two providers of digital primary care have expanded rapidly over the past years giving rise to a heated debate with clear policy implications. The purpose of the study is to present a descriptive review of digital primary care as currently under development in Sweden.

Keywords

Digital,Health systems,Primary care,Sweden,Telemedicine,

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