Technology Tips for your Virtual Health Care Appointment

  • Make sure your device (phone, computer, tablet) is charged or plugged in.
  • Check your internet connection to ensure that it is working
  • Download and test any software that your healthcare provider uses ahead of time
  • Some healthcare providers provide technical support to help you get set up before your appointment.
  • If you are new to the technology, practice with
    a family member or friend
  • For a video call, choose a quiet space with good lighting
  • If you have a family member or friend with you, make sure your health care provider knows and can see them