Introducing FirstMed Telemedicine
What is telemedicine?
Telemedicine is the use of audio and video technology to provide care to patients at a distance.
What are the benefits?
There are many benefits to using telemedicine. The biggest is the opportunity to meet with your FirstMed provider from the comfort of your home or office. This saves you time and money traveling to the clinic.
- No software to download
- HIPAA compliant
- No registration needed
Is it easy?
We use doxy.me a simple and secure telemedicine solution, to provide remote medical consultations. It was expertly designed to be as easy to use as possible.
Is it secure?
Our system uses state of the art security and encryption protocols so that it complies with HIPAA and HITECH requirements. No data is ever recorded or stored.
What will I need?
To have a video call, all you need is a computer or mobile device with webcamera and a good internet connection.
Does my insurer cover this type of consultation?
Existing patients who have plans with one of the insurers found here can bill their telemedicine consultations to their insurer.
What type of consultaions are covered?
At the moment we are offering consultaions with General Practice doctors and Pediatricians. We hope to add additional services in the future.