Virtual Care Functionality in EMR

For providers using eDOCSNL, there are several virtual care applications integrated into Med Access. Resources and links for these are provided. Deployment and support for these applications is provided by TELUS Health.

Virtual care applications within Med Access enable virtual visits with patients directly from the provider’s schedule. The Med Access Mobile app also makes virtual visits accessible by smartphone or tablet.

Telus Patient Portal

Pomelo (formerly “Health Myself”)

EMR Virtual Visit Guide

EMR Virtual Visit Video

Virtual appointments are eligible for payment through MCP if you are a fee-for-service physician.

Disclaimer: NLCHI has made every reasonable effort to ensure the security of the virtual care technology, however, NLCHI is not responsible for ensuring that a patient’s personal computer, mobile device, home internet, or Wi-Fi connection is secure. Further, some virtual solutions are provided by third parties. In these cases, health care providers are responsible to ensure their own compliance with the Personal Health Information Act. Finally, NLCHI is undertaking additional privacy and security reviews to ensure that all provincial solutions are safe and secure.

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