Having to wait to speak to a GP when you’re feeling unwell can cause worry and stress. And with waiting times for doctors’ appointments at an all-time high, it can mean that employees have prolonged time off work while they wait for a diagnosis or treatment.
That’s where Med24 can help.
With our virtual GP service your employees can speak to a fully qualified, practicing GP, any time day or night, 365 days a year, from wherever they are in the world. Providing peace of mind and fast access to medical advice when it’s needed most.
Mrs AI had been diagnosed as having a rheumatic condition and had been seen by a specialist but she did not fully understand the nature of the condition or the implications of her treatment. During a 20 minute consultation the doctor was able to provide clarity and answer Mrs AI’s questions about its future management.
Mrs AI, 66 years old, London
This lady telephoned about her 2-year old son who had a cold with a mild temperature. Although he was not particularly unwell, she wanted advice on how to deal with the temperature. During a 15 minute consultation the doctor gave her the appropriate advice and was able to reassure Mrs JR.
Mrs JR, 32 years old, Lancashire
He had developed a swelling in his neck. His GP had said that it was a goiter, but Mr TC had not fully understood the information he had been given. The GP Advice Line doctor explained that the swelling was an enlargement of the thyroid gland during an 11 minute consultation. He discussed the possible causes and was able to reassure Mr TC that the treatment proposed by his own GP was appropriate.
Mr TC, 55 years old, Cardiff
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