Some Medical Issues that can be treated via Telemedicine:
Upper Respiratory Symptoms
Sinus pressure / Sinus pain
Minor skin infections
Joint Pain / Swelling
We do not treat children under the age of 2
Call 911 if you are experiencing a life-threatening medical condition
Additional Notes to be made regarding Telemed:
- Provider should use their professional judgement to decide when continuing with the telemedicine visit is appropriate
- Medical emergency issue such as Sever shortness of breath, loss of consciousness, new onset slurred speech, etc. , the patient should call 911 and not wait for a telemedicine visit.
- No procedures such as laceration repair, abscess drainage can be performed over a Telemedicine visit.
- An in person exam may ultimately be required depending on what the telemedicine complaint is and requires to be treated appropriately, ie. An X-ray .