Virtual Care for Patients

a health professional in a virtual care appointment
A virtual health care appointment is a convenient way to have a health care appointment without having to travel to a clinic.

The Virtual Health Research Group has created toolkits to help you have successful virtual health care appointments. The toolkits have been tested by patient and caregiver advisors, are based on  research and are featured in links on this page . Use the links on the right side of this page under Virtual Care for Patients to access more information.

What is a virtual health care appointment?

A virtual health care appointment is a convenient way to have a health care appointment without having to travel to a clinic.

You can have a visit in the comfort of home, without having to travel or spend money on parking or other expenses.

You might use a telephone or a video call for your visit.

Download the Caregiver Guide to Virtual Appointments

Download the Guide: Get ready for your appointment

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are the answers to the most common questions about Reacts and Virtual Care Visits at KHSC: