Following up with your patients between hospital visits just got easier. Patients located anywhere in the world, elderly patients who may not be able to travel often and chronic patients who need a more convenient way to follow up, will now be able to consult with you through Video Consultations. Also available on your smartphone.
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Frequently Asked Questions
In order to have a successful video session, you will need a good internet connection with minimum of 500kbps, a laptop/PC with good quality webcam and microphone (built-in/extra), a private & quiet environment where only the patient(and maybe a caregiver) is present and the latest version of Google Chrome.
Yes, you can carry out Video Consultations using the Virtual Practice for Doctors app on Android and iOS devices. This feature works best with a wifi connection on your smartphone or tablet.
No, the Video Consultation cannot be extended over the chosen allotted time, during a session. We recommend that you define a suitable time slot for all your sessions under the ‘Settings’ tab of your Virtual Practice dashboard, prior to enabling the Video Consultation service.
You will receive email and SMS alerts when a patient books an appointment. Confirm and reschedule appointment requests based on your convenience. Both you and your patients will receive SMS and email reminders on the day of your Video Consultation. Should you cancel a scheduled appointment, a notification will be sent to the patient informing them of the same.
You will be able to access Patient Health Records (PHR) and even make changes to them during Video Consultations. Also, send a detailed consultation summary to the patient highlighting changes made to the PHR after the video session via email.