Benefits of Telemedicine
Telemedicine is growing in popularity and more and more patients are discovering the value and convenience of meeting with a doctor online. Over two-thirds of Americans own smartphones, giving them access to quality healthcare with the click of a button. There are more ways that telemedicine is beneficial for families and young adults other than convenience factor. Below are some additional benefits that our program provides:
No more expensive emergency room visits for non-emergent ailments. The average emergency room cost is over $1,000. Patients are finding that telehealth is a cheaper option to support their tight budgets. Online doctor visits at Lanier Urgent Care never cost more than $50 and are, in some cases, lower than that with qualifying insurance. Our ability to offer a single flat rate for each visit gives our patients predictability and transparency in cost.
Anytime Access: No More Waiting Rooms!
If you are a parent, you know the frustration of dealing with a sick child during a weekend and not knowing whether to take them to the emergency room or wait until the family doctor opens on Monday. This is no longer an issue with Telemedicine! Our providers can treat a variety of immediate care services.Schedule your online doctor’s visit at any time and get the help you need without the cost of an ER visit or spending time in a busy waiting room.
No Missing Work or Leaving Home
If you or a loved one is sick, you no longer have to take off work to make a trip to the doctor’s office. Telemedicine will give you the flexibility to meet with one of our Providers on your schedule. Likewise, if you’re too sick to leave the house, we can meet with you from the comfort of your home.
Immediate Prescription Fulfillments & Refills
Get your prescription filled online by simply scheduling an online appointment with a cinlincian. After our Provider decides on the best course of treatment, we can call in your prescription to your local pharmacy and have you on your way to perfect health in no time!
Schedule Your Online Doctors Visit
Lanier Urgent Care can serve patients almost instantly through our telemedicine portal for many common ailments such as cold, pink eye, sinus infections, UTIs, rashes and more. Sign up today to request an appointment.