Telemedicine Specialist

Care Access Clinic

Primary Care Practice & Nurse Practitioner located in Babylon, NY

Just because you’re unable to physically visit a provider’s office doesn’t mean you can’t still get excellent medical care. Bukola Adeniran, NP, provides her patients with exceptional telemedicine services at Care Access Adult Health Clinic, located in Babylon, New York. Find out more about how telemedicine can get you back on the road to good health by calling the offices at Care Access Adult Health Clinic.

Telemedicine Q & A

What is telemedicine?

Telemedicine is a service that enables you to meet with Nurse Practitioner Adeniran virtually, through an encrypted HIPAA compliant communication interface similar to FaceTime, Skype®, or WhatsApp. There are a variety of health care needs that your provider can accommodate without having to see you in person, making telemedicine an invaluable resource for when you’re unable to leave your home or simply can’t make it to an in-person appointment.

Telemedicine was initially developed to provide care to people who didn’t live near providers, but today many people use it as a convenient method to access medical services, regardless of their location.

What services can telemedicine facilitate?

By reviewing your medical history and conducting visual assessments, Nurse Practitioner Adeniran provides you with a wide range of services in your telemedicine appointment, including:

  • Primary care visits for acute care needs such allergies, bladder/ urinary tract infection management, Bronchitis, cough/cold, diarrhea, fever, Headaches/migraine, pink eye, rash, season flu, sore throat, stomach ache.
  • Follow-up visits
  • Weight loss management
  • Prescribing medication or renewing prescriptions

Through your virtual interaction, Nurse Practitioner Adeniran assesses, diagnoses, and begins the treatment process for a wide range of conditions, all without you having to leave the comfort of your own home.

What happens in my telemedicine appointment?

Accessing telemedicine services is quick, easy, and convenient.

First, when requesting an appointment for telemedicine, it is important that you provide a valid email address. An invitation to activate your patient portal would be sent to email provided. Once portal is active, you can check-in to your virtual appointment on your phone, tablet, or computer. You can call Care Access Adult Health Clinic if you need help setting up your patient portal and creating an account. One of the friendly team members will walk you through the process.

Once your app is up and running, you can request an appointment and connect with Nurse Practitioner Adeniran through live video chat, where you’ll be able to see and hear each other as if you were in the room together. You discuss your medical concerns, just like it was a regular office visit, and you can even upload pictures to the app if you want to give Nurse Practitioner Adeniran a closer look at something.

She then provides you with an assessment, diagnosis, or medical advice, and lets you know if you should schedule any follow-up appointments through the app.

What are the benefits of telemedicine?

Telemedicine has a number of advantages, including:

  • Convenient and easy-to-use
  • Secure technology that ensures your privacy
  • No wasted time driving back and forth to the doctor’s office
  • Quick medical care when you need it
  • No time spent in a waiting room

To learn more about how telemedicine can improve your health care experience, schedule a visit with Care Access Adult Health Clinic today by calling the office or booking an appointment online.