Telemedicine is the ability to deliver healthcare services remotely. As technology continues to advance, telemedicine is changing faster than ever before. Now you can connect with our oncology specialists on your own schedule from the safety and privacy of your home. Virtual doctor visits enable us to provide expert oncology care from one computer to another.
What is a Virtual Doctor Visit?
A virtual doctor visit, also known as an online doctor consultation, is just like your normal doctor’s appointment, however in this case it occurs completely online, through a phone/video chat. This allows you to have access to oncology care to keep your cancer treatment on track and maintain control over your health.
How Do I Schedule a Virtual Doctor Visit?
Schedule online today to request a virtual consultation with an oncology specialist.
- After scheduling the appointment, you will receive a confirmation email. You will also receive an email reminder the day of your virtual appointment.
- Once you’ve scheduled your appointment, one of our specialists will call you at the time you request.
- The only thing you will need is a laptop, tablet, or smartphone with a webcam and access to the internet.
What are the Benefits of a Virtual Doctor Visit?
At USA Oncology Center our medical team is dedicated to improving our patients’ quality of life through safe and effective methods. Our virtual doctor visits are the easiest and simplest way to consult with a medical professional about your specific condition. The benefits of scheduling an online doctor consultation include:
Convenience and Safety:
We know you may not always have the time to make it in for an appointment. Our online doctor consultations allow you to consult with our medical experts, on your own schedule, from the safety and convenience of your home. That means you get to avoid wait times and get in touch with one or our specialists when you’re ready.
Covered by Insurance:
The telemedicine sessions are covered by most insurance plans including Medicare and Medicaid. You can meet with a specialist on your own time and receive expert care and advice from one of our oncology specialists.
Same Quality as an Office Visit:
When you schedule an online doctor consultation with one our specialists, they will observe your symptoms with the same high patient-care standards as used in the office. They will then make a treatment recommendation based on your condition and address any concerns you may have. We will work as part of your team to deliver care that meets the highest clinical standards.
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We believe that the patient-doctor relationship is at the core of medicine. We’re here to help you through your cancer journey - emotionally, physically and financially.Schedule Online