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 AnyWhere Care Works
This service allows you to establish an instant connection to a healthcare provider with your smartphone, tablet or personal computer. Its as easy as:
1. Downloading and logging into the free app
2. Providing your medical history, prescription and payment information
3. Selecting a doctor
4. Talking to an expert MD face to face
5. Picking up your prescriptions at your neighborhood pharmacy
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 youre not feeling well
The peace of mind that comes with knowing youre 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 doesnt 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 dont have enough time to go to the doctor
You dont have transportation
There are limited healthcare providers in your area
Youre 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.
If you use Apple Health, you can choose to share your health information with the doctor during your video visit, such as heart rate, blood pressure, body temperature, blood glucose levels, weight, nutritional information, and respiratory rate.