Preparing for a virtual medical appointment

Please have the following information with you:

  • Health card – you will need this for all appointments, including ones with your regular doctor
  • A list of any medications and pharmacy information
  • Information to share, such as blood pressure readings, temperature or weight
  • A list of symptoms
  • Any specific questions that you have
  • A pen and notepad for questions and notes
  • A calendar for scheduling next appointments

If you are not seeing your regular healthcare provider, it’s good to have:

  • A list of current medical conditions, including chronic illnesses and allergies
  • Your medical history

Download: Technology tips for virtual care appointments

Download the Guide: How to Prepare for your Virtual Health Care Appointment

Watch the video: How to prepare for a virtual health care appointment