Telemedicine or Telehealth services integrates electronic information as well as telecommunication technologies with medicine, thus allowing patients to access medical care remotely. Telemedicine offers convenience and flexibility to the patient and the doctor alike. Thanks to telemedicine, you don’t need to spend long commute hours to have a consultation with a doctor. Instead, you can get the professional attention you require via a tablet or computer while at the safety and comfort of your home.
Here at Germantown Primary Healthcare, we derive our greatest joy and satisfaction from solving our patients’ medical issues, thus empowering them to live happy, healthy, and productive lives. For this reason, we have expanded our services to include telemedicine or virtual visits. We will connect you to a doctor from the comfort of your own home, thus enabling you to receive treatment for most common conditions.
Arranging a virtual visit at Germantown Primary Healthcare is simple and straightforward. You’ll need a computer or tablet, a decent camera, and a stable Internet connection. Simply get in touch with us and let us know you’re interested in a virtual visit. We’ll promptly let you know whether you need to send any relevant information and will then schedule a telehealth visit a session with our doctor.
Telemedicine offers unparalleled flexibility to patients who are constrained for time, including those facing other limitations that make it difficult to visit a doctor’s office physically. By making it possible for such patients to be seen by a doctor regardless of where they are located, telemedicine improves access to healthcare. Please note that telemedicine supplements traditional medicine, and in some cases, you might have to come in for further in-office consultation at a future date.
Are you wondering whether your insurance provider covers telemedicine? Most insurance companies include telemedicine in their policies and may be waiving co-pays temporarily during this challenging period as the world grapples with COVID-19. Please get in touch with your insurance provider for details.