Through Ochsner Anywhere Care, you and your family members can have video appointments with a certified doctor via your smartphone, tablet or computer for your primary or urgent care needs. With this simple-to-use, cutting-edge technology, you can see a doctor face to face without ever leaving home or work, 24/7, 365 days a year.
How Ochsner Anywhere Care Works
This service allows you to establish an instant connection to a healthcare provider with your smartphone, tablet or personal computer. It’s as easy as:
1. Downloading and signing up
2. Selecting a provider and talking to a medical professional face to face
3. Enjoy free prescription delivery to your home or office
Your doctor will listen to your concerns, ask you questions and give you a diagnosis and treatment plan. The whole process typically takes ten minutes or less.
The Benefits of Virtual Visits include:
· Convenient access to your choice of a U.S. board-certified Anywhere Care MD
· Short wait times (less than 10 minutes on average)
· Low cost – just $49 a visit
· No travel needed to see the doctor when you’re not feeling well
· The peace of mind that comes with knowing you’re getting the right care for you and your family
· The service is easy, private and secure
· Ochsner Anywhere Care doctors will be able to access your electronic medical records, allowing for the high quality of care should you need it
Anywhere Care is ideal when…
· You have a common condition or a minor aliment that doesn’t warrant a trip to Urgent Care or ER
· You or a family member has a disability that makes getting to an office visit more daunting than the illness itself
· You simply don’t have enough time to go to the doctor
· You don’t have transportation
· There are limited healthcare providers in your area
· You’re traveling and forgot a prescription or need a doctor now
· The weather would makes going to the doctor unpleasant or even dangerous
Each online visit costs just $49. Plus, there are no monthly or annual fees. At the moment, insurance does not cover the cost of An Ochsner Anywhere Care appointment. Payment with a credit or debit card is due upfront.