Preparing for Your Telehealth Appointment With Shields & Shields

Preparing for Your Telehealth Appointment

Are you a Pennsylvania resident? Were you scheduled for a Telehealth apppointment? Please follow the steps below.

You should have signed a consent form prior to your appointment being scheduled HOWEVER, if you were scheduled for a Telehealth appointment and you did not sign a consent, you will need to do so.

DOWNLOAD CONSENT FORM HERE

Forms need to be signed and returned to telehealth@shields.md

 

 

 

 

Step 1

Take photographs of the affected eye:

Using a cell phone camera with the flash turned ON, hold phone 4-8 inches away from the patient. To ensure focus, tap the screen until the picture is clear.
Do not zoom. Make sure patient holds both top and bottom eyelids open.

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Take photographs of the following gazes for the affected eye(s):

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Email photographs of the affected eye to telehealth@shields.md

Step 2

Do you currently have any...

Discharge?

Discomfort/Pain?

Redness?

Swelling?

Blurry/Double Vision?

 

Send your answers to telehealth@shields.md

Step 3

 

Please take the following 3 online vision tests and send your results to telehealth@shields.md

Step 4

Your video consultation will take place using the program Skype.
If you do not already have Skype downloaded, please do so before your appointment. Our username is:

WillsEyeOcularOncology

Feel free to add us to your contacts prior to your appointment but please do not call us until your scheduled date and time.