Telemedicine Services Are Now Available At Sound Medical Family Practice
As the coronavirus pandemic spreads, public officials have taken increasingly strict measures to enforce social distancing. While essential travel including attending medical appointments remains permitted, telemedicine is an alternative that allows you to access medical care without having to leave your home.
What is Telemedicine?
Telemedicine is the use of telecommunications technology to provide real-time health care to patients at a distance.
How is telemedicine delivered?
Telemedicine can be delivered using video-conferencing, audio communication, and/or text-messaging using mobile phones, tablets, and desktop computers.
Who participates in telemedicine?
Healthcare professionals can use telemedicine to see patients or to consult with other care providers.
What can telemedicine be used for?
Telemedicine has many applications in healthcare, including standard clinical care, counseling or therapy, patient education, professional consultant or supervision, and more.
Where can telemedicine be provided?
Telemedicine can be provided to a patient at home or work, or at another clinic or hospital. Now with mobile devices, you or the patient can be anywhere with access to the internet.
If you would like to discuss the possibility of scheduling a telemedicine visit, please call one of our locations:
Morehead City Location: 252.247.3476
Cape Carteret Location: 252.354.1970
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We have two locations, one in Morehead City and one in Cape Carteret, please call to make an appointment.
Your Sound Medical healthcare team includes doctors, physician assistants, nurse practitioner, medical assistants, receptionists, operations manager and business manager. All of whom work each day to optimize your care and your office experience with Sound Medical Family Practice.