When To Use

Telemedicine is one of the fastest growing technologies in healthcare. New devices and platforms are eliminating distance as a barrier. People do not have to drive to doctors' offices, hospitals or urgent care facilities for many types of health matters. With My Doctor Help you can get a virtual doctor visit where you will get an online diagnosis and can utilize prescription services for common conditions. Research shows that 70% of all doctor’s office visits are unnecessary. Over a third of all minor medical conditions can be treated without a doctor visit. Healthcare costs may be reduced by close to 25% by redirecting unnecessary trips to virtual doctor visits .

When to use Telemedicine

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  • When you cannot reach your primary care physician
  • When you need a short-term prescription refill
  • When you have young children and it is difficult to see a doctor
  • When it is after your doctor’s business hours
  • When you're on vacation or traveling
  • When you have a specific health-related question
  • When you're not sure you need to go to an urgent care center or emergency room (ER)
  • If you cannot afford to take time off from work
  • As a lower cost and a higher quality, alternative to walk-in clinics

Treatment for Common Conditions

You may receive on-demand professional guidance from licensed doctors during your virtual visit for the following:

  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Bronchitis
  • Cold & Flu
  • Constipation/Diarrhea
  • Diarrhea
  • Rashes
  • Infections
  • Small Wound
  • Sinus conditions
  • Shingles
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Heartburn
  • Nausea
  • Skin Inflammations
  • Sore Throat
  • Sports Injuries
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Joint Aches & Pains
  • Pink Eye
  • Minor Pediatric Ailments