Category Archives: Video Care Consult

A Short Info Blast about our Video Care Consult

Video Care Consult

What is a Video Care Consult? It is similar to a traditional face to face visit with the difference being that you will be connected by a secure live video connection directly to a board-certified, background-checked, experience Care on Location medical provider.  It is much like a Skype or FaceTime video chat but through a […]

Now Caring for Colorado Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) Patients

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As part of our ongoing effort to improve access to high-quality healthcare that is both convenient and affordable, we are happy to announce that we are now seeing Colorado Access Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) patients. Recently Congress has renewed federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program, also known as CHIP, for the next […]

12 Key Components of a Successful Telemedicine Video Visit for Patients

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Up to 82% of people have yet to use telemedicine as a method of seeking medical care.  While our primary interaction with healthcare has yet to fully follow the path of our online first interactions with banking and shopping, it is clearly becoming more the norm year upon year.  Just like much in life, if […]

Concierge’s give Care on Location the seal of approval

Flu Season is Coming. Vaccination Recommendations

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We are rapidly approaching the beginning of our annual influenza(flu) season which typically runs October through May.  Getting the flu vaccine has been shown to be the best preventative measure to take in order to minimize the negative effects, complications, and deaths from influenza. There has been a yearly ongoing urban legend debate about the […]

Pros and Cons of Urgent Care Video Visits

Urgent care video visit telemedicine

Everything has it’s pros and cons, right?  Urgent Care video visits (telemedicine) is no different.  Take a look at this list to help you understand where you may benefit and where problems may arise. Pros of Urgent Care Video Visits (Telemedicine) Cost – If you have not gone to the emergency room ever in your […]

Head Bonks in Kids: When to get a CT

Head Injury in Kids

Head Bonks – A Summertime Scenario As we roll into the warmer days of the year, children are out and about everywhere.  Whether playing baseball, soccer, riding bikes, jumping on the trampoline, or just goofing around, summertime is the time of increased injuries and along with that goes head injuries.  While I am not going […]

Can’t Take the Pressure? Sinus Infection or Sinus Inflammation?

Statue with headache/sinus infection representing person about to be seen for urgent care telemedicine visit.

Springtime brings out the flowers, the pollinating trees, and the usually happy to see you pets being walked around our neighborhoods.  But for many of you this time of year, you feel like you are under water, or your eyes are going to pop out of your head, your upper teeth might explode, or your head if […]

Telemedicine video visits are covered in Colorado

Patient on iPad with Doctor getting online telemedicine care

Colorado is a telehealth friendly state.  On January 1, 2017 a Colorado Telehealth law went into effect that requires health insurance carriers to cover health care services delivered to their members via telemedicine technologies on par with that same level of care delivered by an in-person visit.  A revision of that law was signed by Governor […]

Healthcare access and cost issues addressed by telemedicine

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Telemedicine Addresses Healthcare Access and Cost Most will agree that our health system needs a little help.  Healthcare access can be very limited in some areas.  Additionally,  the medical care available in those areas may not meet what would be considered minimum standards.  On the other side of the coin are areas that have abundant […]