Telemedicine can help bring specialty care that would otherwise not be available, or that would require costly or difficult travel and lost time from work or school. If a remote specialist orders specific care, laboratory tests or prescriptions, they can be handled by the nearest OrthoNOW. Additionally, telemedicine takes costs out of the system, helping... Read More »
Telehealth (or telemedicine) involves the distribution of health-related services and information via electronic technology. A telemedicine visit is a video call with a patient and clinician over a secure network. Sometimes this is referred to as a televisit or virtual visit.
Insurance sometimes covers some telehealth visits in some states. The laws are being changed in Florida to make it easier to use your insurance for telehealth visits. In the meantime, we’ve established a low price and expect to be able to accept insurance in 2020.