Phone GP for home consult
CALL My Doctor, an Australian Doctor Telehealth Service has started in the Sunshine Coast to Maryborough Region. This service will be available from 6am to midnight in the first instance and on demand will grow to a 24-hour service.
Call My Doctor will allow people from all over Australia to call an Australian Registered GP, 24 hours a day seven days a week, for a consultation for non-life-threatening ailments. This is a pay for fee service and each consultation will cost $55. By phoning 13 47 11 you will be connected to a doctor either by phone or video who will consult you and issue scripts/doctors certificate and professional diagnosis to your needs.
This pay for fee service, will assist the government on all levels to reduce the presentations to Hospital Emergency Departments and ensure that remote citizens have continuity of a doctor, just a phone call away.
In an added service, if the doctor issues a script, Call My Doctor can deliver the script to the nearest pharmacy or deliver to your home for no extra charge to your normal prescription fee.
This service has become available in New Zealand and the figures tell the astonishing story According to an evaluation of the model by EY (Ernst and Young), patients in practices operating Health Care Home (HCH), have significantly increased access to a GP and better long-term health plans.
Call My Doctor is Australia’s convenient provider of medical services in the Telehealth sector and our goal is to transform the way Health Care Services are delivered in Australia, so they can be progressively transitioned to a more convenient delivery of medical care.
Your are invited to visit: callmydoctor.com.au