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A Telehealth consultation is a consultation where you and your specialist are not in the same room as each other and use technology to be able to see and hear each other, a bit like Face Time or Skype.
Having your consultation by video can save you travel to SVHNS for some appointments.
You can have the consultation in your home (or anywhere that suits) using your own computer, or with your local GP or other healthcare provider. Telehealth must be requested and booked in advance.
Any patient can be offered telehealth if it is clinically suitable. It is generally available for rural, regional or interstate SVHNS patients.
What equipment is needed?
By using Telehealth you will:
These video calls work using the Google Chrome web browser.
No special software or plugins need to be installed.
Google Chrome can be downloaded at: www.google.com/chrome.
Should you require any further information please don’t hesitate to contact Telehealth Lead Majid Shahi
T: (02) 93555712