GW Virtual Visits
access our providers securely at your convenience
Book your virtual appointment online or call (202) 677-MED3 (6333) to schedule today.
Introducing The GW Medical Faculty Associates (GW MFA) Virtual Health Visits. It's never been easier to access top-of-the-line care from our GW providers using a secure web-based video conferencing tool. GW Virtual Health visits provide an innovative and efficient way to attend appointments in most specialty areas with our providers, from the privacy and comfort of your home, office or any remote location.
To meet your healthcare needs during COVID-19, our GW Immediate and Primary Care Centers are also offering virtual health visits with extended hours, please visit their website, gwdocsipc.com to learn more.
Preparing For Your Virtual Visit
For more information on Zoom Virtual Visits and how to access your upcoming scheduled video visit with your provider, please review the patient resource guide below:
For immediate technical support with Zoom, please call (1-888-799-5926).
Benefits of Virtual Health Visits:
- New Patient or Follow-up visits from wherever you are.
- 15 minute appointments, with less waiting.
- Set up an online virtual appointment for yourself or dependents.
- Get a personalized treatment plan.
- Medication delivery options or pick-ups at your preferred pharmacy.
- No travel or parking
* This service is NOT for medical emergencies. If you are having a medical emergency, please call 911.
Available in Most Specialties Including:
- Immediate & Primary Care Centers
- Internal Medicine/Primary Care
- Anesthesiology & Pain
- Breast Care Center
- Ear, Nose & Throat Center
- Fertility & IVF Clinic
- Geriatrics & Palliative Care
- Headache Clinic
- Infectious Disease
- Kidney Disease
- Obstetrics & Gynecology
- Plastic Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Colon & Rectal Surgery
Does Insurance cover virtual visits?
Virtual health visits are covered by Medicare and most insurances. Please check your virtual health benefits with your insurance provider. Please note: depending on your insurance benefits, specialists appointments may require a referral, please check with your insurance provider first.
Schedule a virtual health appointment today
Please call the doctors office directly or call (202) 677-MED3 (6333) where a prompt will connect you to our virtual health management team to schedule your virtual visit.
How does GW virtual health visits work?
It’s really very easy to connect with us! We use the secure video platform, Zoom, a health information (HIPAA) compliant video conferencing system that allows you to have a video conference-based visit with your GW MFA Emergency Medicine specialist or an immediate and primary care physician. You will need to have a computer, tablet or smart phone with a front facing camera to participate in the virtual health visit.
The Zoom application is available for download to use on smart phones and tablets. The apps are available in the Apple App Store and on Google Play. Please view the resource guides provided above for more information on setting up Zoom.
Click here or call (202) 677-MED3 (6333) to schedule your virtual visit today!