Virtual consultations have limitations and do not replace in-practice doctor consultations.
Patient safety is a priority and the doctor may request more clinical data through a physical examination.
Virtual consultations are not suitable for all health conditions.
Most medical schemes pay for virtual consultations. A claim will be submitted to the majority of medical schemes for the virtual consultation. Coverage cannot be guaranteed, and the patient would remain responsible for the account.
Payment for virtual consultations remains the responsibility of the patient.
Patient notes that he/she should clarify uncertainties with the doctor during the consultation.
Patient understands and consents to continue with the virtual consultation.