What’s With These “Patient Portals”?

I’d Rather Skip the Doctor and Suffer If I Didn’t Have To Type My Life Story

Photo by Martha Dominguez de Gouveia on Unsplash

Technology sucks

I’m sick. And cranky. Fortunately I got an appointment with a real living, breathing doctor this afternoon. But the prerequisite is that I have to “find my patient portal and update it.”

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Martha Manning, Ph.D.

Martha Manning, Ph.D.

Dr. Martha Manning is a writer and clinical psychologist, author of Undercurrents and Chasing Grace. Depression sufferer. Mother. Growing older under protest.