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Is Telehealth the Answer for Rural Areas?

Dialing in to a doctor can solve some issues, but not all


Getting Started


The Doctor Will See You Now

How to schedule your first virtual visit

AARP's Get-Ready Guide

What to have with you for the first meeting

Three Easy Steps To Connect

Some simple tech and you’re there

A Tale of Two Visits

What to expect when you are sick or well

AARP Explains Telehealth

A video walk through the process


Getting Coverage

Medicare Telehealth Use Soars During COVID-19 Pandemic

1 in 4 beneficiaries 'saw' medical provider remotely

Private Insurance May Vary By State

Companies say telemed will continue

VA and Tricare Telehealth Options

Which services are covered for vets and their families

Specialty Care and More

New Patients Share Their Real Virtual Experience

It felt like we were eye to eye…

More Patients Avoid Rehab Attached to Nursing Homes

Expanding telehealth making home recovery easier

Why Telehealth Works for Caregivers

Connecting patient, doctor and caregiver

Should You Get Your Eyes Examined Remotely?

How getting your vision checked online works

Faster Care for Neurologic Concerns

Video calls to connect with specialists

Teletherapy During the Pandemic

Medicare coverage expands for mental health care

Technology Help

5 Ways You Can Video Chat With Your Provider

The pros and cons of Apple FaceTime, Facebook Messenger Rooms, Google Meet, Skype and Zoom

New Health Care App Links Veterans to Doctors

VA Video Connect eases access for patients seeking appointments

8 Smartphone Safety Apps That Could Save Your Life

Emergency software that can provide severe-weather alerts, medical tips, tracking and more

Video Calling

Apple's FaceTime

Facebook Messenger


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