Telemedicine Visits Now Available at Columbia Asthma and Allergy Clinics in California, Oregon, Washington and Idaho.
To aid in the safety of our patients during the Coronavirus pandemic, we will be offering telemedicine visits for all of our California, Oregon, Washington, and Idaho locations. Please click here to book and appointment at one of our locations!
What is telemedicine?
Telemedicine is a health-related activity carried out at a distance through the use of technology.
How Does Telemedicine Appointment’s Work?
A telemedicine appointment still allows you to interact face-to-face with your health care provider, the only difference is that it is through the use of your smartphone, tablet or computer.
Does health insurance cover telemedicine appointments?
Presently, there is no fixed standard for private health insurance providers concerning telemedicine. Some insurance companies acknowledge the value of telemedicine and pay for it, although others are not entirely there yet.