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The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the nation to figure out something it's tried to do for years: increase access to telehealth.

That’s true across the nation and in rural Western states like Idaho. 


Photo of the LDS Temple and the Cathedral of the Madeleine in Salt Lake City
KUER file

Thursday evening, March 12, 2020

Photo of the LDS Temple and the Cathedral of the Madeleine in Salt Lake City
KUER file

Thursday evening, March 12, 2020

Officials with University of Utah Health Care announced Thursday that they’re partnering with TruClinic to bring online healthcare to patients in their homes.

University of Utah alum Justin Kahn is the CEO and founder of TruClinic based in Salt Lake City. Kahn thinks of himself as a social entrepreneur, driven by his mission.