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Telemedicine at Your Fingertips

[fa icon="calendar"] Aug 11, 2017 8:38:48 AM / by Lorene Zammuto, MSN RN

Member360 Reminds you of your Telehealth Benefit!

 Members on the Paradigm Health Plan enjoy free access to Telehealth benefits. 

What is Telehealth?

 We are pleased to announce that, as a valued employee, you and your covered dependents now have access to 1-800MD.

1-800MD provides fast and inexpensive access to board certified physicians that can diagnose illness, recommend treatment and prescribe medications over the telephone.

 Whay Should I use it?

Quality medical care is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days per year throughout the United States. You dont have to leave the comfort of your home. 

1-800MD is the least expensive and most convenient option for minor medical care. Now you don’t have to spend hours traveling to and from or waiting in a hospital Emergency Room, Urgent Care or Pharmacy Clinic for minor medical needs.

What can they treat over the phone or by video?

In most cases, 1-800MD is perfect for treatment of

  • Allergies
  • Arthritic Pain
  • Bronchitis
  • Certain Rashes
  • Cold/Flu Symptoms
  • Ear Infections
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Headaches/Migraine
  • Insect Bites
  • Sinus Infections
  • Sprains/Strains
  • Respiratory Infections
  • Stomach Ache/Diarrhea
  • Sore Throat
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Minor Burns
  • General Information
  • And many more non-emergency medical conditions

 

Simply pick up the phone or go online to schedule a physician consultation, from home, work or when traveling. Physician consultations are guaranteed within one-hour and generally take about 15 minutes.

Prescriptions, when appropriate, are sent electronically to your pharmacy of choice.

Need assistance?

Call or email Member360!

Email: member360@paradigmhealthplans.org

Call: 888-422-8181 (then select option 1)

or

Log On: www.1800mdparadigm.org

IN CASE OF A MEDICAL EMERGENCY DIAL 911 IMMEDIATELY

 

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Topics: 1800MD, Telehealth