Telehealth or Telemedicine is defined as:
the provision of healthcare remotely by means of telecommunications technology
- Accessibility - In the comfort of your own home, you can speak to Dr. Patel and save a trip to the office!
- When not to use telehealth? Annual appointments, when you need a physical examination and not just 'show' the problem.
- Think you may need to go to the ER? If you know you need to go, then go, otherwise, you may be able to get a quick telehealth visit to help in a determination if an ER, Urgent Care of office visit may be needed.
- WORLDWIDE USAGE HIPAA, GDPR, PHIPA/PIPEDA, & HITECH compliant: We meet worldwide security requirements.