Telehealth: Where Technology Intersects Healthcare
Your trusted 247 Doctor brings robust and secure online consultation with Telehealth service.To fight back pandemic diseases like Coronavirus (COVID-19), 247 Doctor medical center has leveraged digital technology to provide you secure online healthcare access via a real-time high-definition video consultation anywhere in Australia and at any time.
The 247 Doctor’s Telehealth services in Brisbane apart from offering easy and secure online medical consultation but also gives you and your family stress-free life as you are triaged, diagnosed and getting medical advice just from your home without spending traveling expenses and without putting your precious time waiting in a queue at clinic or healthcare facility center.
In case, you are diagnosed with some severe health issues such as COVID-19 during screening, our 247 doctors would guide you through the further steps to access our health treatment and care you need.
For any medication, our Telehealth 247 doctors in Brisbane can write prescriptions and our medical staff can assist you in arranging medicines and deliver the same at your doorstep in no time.
What is Telehealth Service?
Telehealth is a healthcare digital program that leverages information and communications technologies (ICTs) to offer health services and transmit health-related education and information over both long and short distances.
Real-time video-conferencing is one of the imperative ways in which telehealth services are reshaping healthcare services for patients irrespective of their locations.
Why should I avail Telehealth service?
With a Telehealth treatment approach, the doctors can connect with you on smartphones, laptops, or other digital devices. This helps you to save a lot of money and time during hospital visits. It also helps in limiting the spread of the virus from other patients by avoiding other patient's contact.
How does 247 Doctor’s Telehealth service work?
Make use of your smartphone or any digital device to book online or connect with us on call.
Paramedical staff would triage you and ask you a few questions related to symptoms you are having and they would ask you about any recent travel or exposure to people with infectious disease.
Thereafter, you’ll get a notification via email or a SMS with a clickable link for you so that you can connect with a registered Australian 247 Doctor quickly.
And if you have already used our other medical services then your contact details are securely stored in our system.
Is home visiting doctor service continuing?
Yes, of course, home visiting doctor service will continue. House doctors in Brisbane are there with you to provide you treatment during urgency when regular general practitioners in Brisbane are not available.
When should I go for a Telehealth consultation?
If you are unable to visit a clinic or hospital due to lack of transportation or suffering from a severe health issue or especially if you have been in contact to someone with COVID-19 or if you have recently traveled overseas then you should avoid visit and make use of Telehealth consultation service with a doctor.
What would be the cost I need to pay?
No need to burn a hole in your pocket. The Telehealth service provided by 247 Doctor will be bulk-billed through Medicare.
Is Telehealth approach secure?
The 247 Doctor’s Telehealth services in Brisbane are compliant with various national healthcare security standards and guidelines and data encryption technology helps in safeguarding the Telehealth service from cybercrime.
What about the doctor’s qualifications?
Our Telehealth GP doctors in Brisbane are certified Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP).
What are the most common symptoms of the Coronavirus?
Coronavirus (COVID-19) is an infectious disease causes a respiratory illness with flu-like symptoms. It includes fever, coughing, throat pain, and difficulty in taking a breath.