You may have seen recent news coverage regarding the outbreak of a respiratory illness, caused by a virus first identified in Wuhan, China. The new virus, known as “2019‐nCoV” is a coronavirus which is a family of viruses that include the common cold and viruses such as SARS and MERS.
For patients presenting symptoms of fever and acute respiratory illness, Teladoc Health care providers will request a detailed travel history. Virtual care is proven to be a highly effective method for evaluating and treating viruses from the comfort of one’s home, while minimizing exposure to potentially contagious viruses.
To help you educate your employees about the benefits of using virtual care, attached are some new flyers that can help answer questions about the “2019‐nCoV” coronavirus.
These flyers are provided by HealthiestYou, the viritual medicine program provided to KLC Health Insurance members.
Not a KLC Health Insurance and Employee Benefits member? Contact Jeremy Baird at 800.876.4552.