• The following will be added to your chart indicating you give Dr. Carson verbal consent to carry out your virtual check-up
  • Appointments will be 30 minutes ​in duration and you will given an appointment time
  • You need to be looking for his invitation email at that time
  • The video conference platform that works best and is comfortable for you will need to be established. Dr. Carson prefers DOXY.ME as that just requires you to click a link, however if a different platform needs to be used OTN and FaceTime also work. For virtual check-ups video calling is preferred rather than a phone call
  • Make sure you are in an area of your house where the WIFI connection is strongest to avoid connection issues

Informed verbal consent was obtained from this patient to communicate and provide care using virtual and other telecommunications tools. This patient has been explained the risks related to unauthorized disclosure or interception of personal health information and steps they can take to help protect their information. We have discussed that care provided through video or audio communication cannot replace the need for physical examination or an in person visit for some disorders or urgent problems and patient understands the need to seek urgent care in an Emergency Department as necessary.

Check List for Patients Prior to Your Virtual Check-up With Dr. Carson

  • Sometime later in the summer we will schedule an appointment for you to come into our office for blood pressure and other in-person needs
  • Please ensure that we have your updated email address to contact you
  • We ask that you are punctual and prepared to talk to Dr. Carson at your assigned time slot