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April 21st, 2020

Bringing your physicians to you…wherever you are.

Courtesy of NWI.Life • April 21, 2020

By Methodist Hospitals

During these uncertain times, Methodist Hospital is doing everything in its power to ensure you and your family are taken care of.

Virtually, all of the Methodist Physician Group physicians are available to you and your family via TeleHealth services. That means your device – your smartphone, your tablet, your computer – is your gateway to a healthier life.

Methodist Physician Group TeleHealth employs modern technology to enable physicians to conduct virtual patient visits by using HIPAA compliant video-conferencing tools. Thanks to high-definition audio and video technology, these virtual patient visits are essentially the same as regular face-to-face office visits, and are covered by many insurance plans. That means patients from across Northwest Indiana can get the same care they’ve come to expect from Methodist Physician Group doctors from the comfort and safety of their own homes.

Methodist CareFirst TeleHealth employs modern technology to enable physicians to conduct virtual patient visits by using HIPAA compliant video-conferencing tools. Thanks to high-definition audio and video technology, these virtual patient visits are essentially the same as regular face-to-face office visits, and are covered by many insurance plans. That means patients from across Northwest Indiana can get Methodist Hospitals quality care from the comfort and safety of their own homes.

Accomplished Methodist Hospitals clinicians are ready to treat a wide range of conditions during your virtual doctor’s visit:

  • Athlete’s Foot
  • Insect Bites
  • Cold & Flu
  • Cold Sores
  • Rashes
  • Sore Throat
  • Pharyngitis
  • Minor Sunburn
  • Sinus Infection
  • Styes & Pink Eye
  • Upper Respiratory Infection

Getting CareFirst immediate care from anywhere – from your sofa, your car, your workplace – is as easy as 1-2-3:

  1. Arrange your visit with a simple phone call
    Call 219-791-9389 to schedule your TeleHealth visit with a CareFirst provider. If you have an email address, a link will be sent to you. Please have your insurance information handy for registration.
  2. Registration is simple on your phone, tablet or computer…
    then a medical assistant will perform intake, and place you in our virtual waiting room.
  3. Meet with your CareFirst provider

At Methodist Hospitals, we know that getting sick isn’t convenient, but your care should be. CareFirst TeleHealth enables our clinicians to consult, diagnose and treat patients, virtually, in real-time – no matter where they’re located.

CLICK HERE to arrange your TeleHealth visit with your Methodist Physician Group doctor.

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