PURCHASE, NY, Sept. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Teladoc Health (NYSE: TDOC), the worldwide chief in whole-person digital care, is offering free, 24/7 common medical telehealth visits to Florida residents, first responders and others immediately impacted by Hurricane Ian which is anticipated to have vital influence throughout the state. Individuals in Florida who’ve been displaced or who can’t entry medical care because of the hurricane can search remedy from a licensed well being care skilled for any non-emergency sickness by calling Teladoc immediately at 855-225-5032.
“We encourage those impacted by Hurricane Ian to continue to prioritize their health and safety,” mentioned Dr. Vidya Raman-Tangella, chief medical officer, Teladoc Health. “Virtual care is a proven solution that supports community health during these times, and we are grateful to provide access to care and to be a reliable source for those in Florida facing devastation and displacement as a result of the storm.”
Among these grownup and pediatric circumstances that may be successfully identified and handled as a part of Teladoc’s common medical no-cost providing are frequent circumstances together with sinus issues, respiratory infections, allergic reactions, chilly and flu signs, and lots of different non-emergency diseases. Individuals looking for physician-authorization for prescription refills of non-narcotic medication also can get help. For emergencies, sufferers ought to name 911.
Teladoc Health responds to federally declared pure disasters throughout the United States, making digital care providers obtainable without charge to communities coping with the influence of floods, storms, fires and different public emergencies. Over the previous 5 years, Teladoc Health has responded to dozens of pure disasters within the U.S. —hurricanes, wildfires, tornados, floods, energy outages and blizzards—enabling entry to take care of 1000’s of individuals with non-emergency diseases, in addition to uninterrupted entry to the prescriptions they want.
For extra data, go to https://www.teladoc.com/disaster-hotline/
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