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Patients: When to Use a Video Visit

Telemedicine App UsesSkip the waiting room; book an appointment with your doctor through a secure video visit and from the comfort of your home!

Your doctor may suggest a video visit for many types of appointments, but here are common examples of when to use or request a video visit.

Common Video Visit Appointments:

  • Routine follow ups
  • Prescription refills
  • Medication adjustments
  • Review lab results or imaging
  • Minor urgent care
  • Cold, flu, allergies, cough, fever
  • Mental health issues or questions
  • New parenting questions
  • General health questions
  • Pediatric fever or advice
  • Smoking cessation
  • Rashes and other skin problems
  • Sports injuries
  • Back pain
  • and many more

Have more questions about which appointments can be used with video visits? Be sure to ask your physician and view our Patient Resources page for other common topics.