Preparing for Your Telehealth Appointment
Are you a Pennsylvania resident? Were you scheduled for a Telehealth apppointment? Please follow the steps below.
Take photographs of the affected eye no more than 24 hours before your appointment:
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.
Take photographs of the following gazes for the affected eye(s):
Email photographs of the affected eye to email@example.com
Your video consultation will take place using the Patient Portal.
This can be done via the website https://shields.ema.md or the PocketPatient app: