Have an appointment with your provider using a regular telephone –talk only – for telehealth visits if video is not a viable option. WellCare covers telehealth visits at no cost to members. There are no copays or cost sharing.
Your anytime, anywhere medical care service.WellCare telehealth is for non-emergency health issues. It’s available for you to use when you’re at home, at work or even on vacation.
To schedule a telehealth visit, members can call their primary care provider’s office. Ask if they offer telehealth services. Members can also call WellCare Members Services at (877) 389-9457.
Get medical advice, a diagnosis or a prescription by phone or video. Use WellCare telehealth when you need it or to make an appointment for a time that fits into your schedule. WellCare offers $0 copays for in-network telehealth providers.
Contact WellCare Telehealth for illnesses such as:
- Cold, flu and fevers
- Rash, skin conditions
- Sinus problems, allergies
- Ear infections
- Upper respiratory infections, bronchitis
- Pink Eye
- Behavioral Health
Why you should consider telehealth
This service works great if you:
- Have a hard time getting around (mobility)
- Live too far from a provider
This service can help put you in touch with adult and children's health providers, and help:
- Cut down the drive time to a provider appointment
- Decrease the number of missed work days
Check with your doctor or provider to see if they offer this service.