GEEVIDA HEALTH BLOG

Stay updated on the rapidly-growing virtual care industry.

Health Management

What is a Concierge Doctor & How Can They Help?

By Kambiz Farbakhsh, MD Aka Dr Kamy  Apr 27, 2021

The traditional healthcare system can be inconvenient because patients undergo a complicated process just to schedule a consultation. For example, a person with a chronic condition needs to communicate with countless specialists before agreeing on a treatment plan. The endless back-and-forth can be inconvenient and exhausting. Fortunately, there’s no need to endure the struggles by […]

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Health Management

Getting a Second Opinion: Why It Matters

By Kambiz Farbakhsh, MD Aka Dr Kamy  Apr 27, 2021

Nobody’s perfect, and such a line also applies to healthcare professionals. As unfortunate as it may be, doctors can present an inaccurate diagnosis or offer an ineffective treatment. Still, no one should take it lightly since incorrect medical advice can lead to worsening of the condition, stress, and financial burden. It’s important to remember that […]

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Health Management

Why You Should Get Concierge Medical Care

By Kambiz Farbakhsh, MD Aka Dr Kamy  Apr 27, 2021

You’ve probably experienced the inconvenience of waiting for a doctor. It can be frustrating waiting for your appointment especially if you have a hectic schedule. After all, having to see a doctor shouldn’t have to be such a stressful experience. Fortunately, there’s a solution to this problem ー and it comes in the form of […]

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Health Management

How Does Telehealth Work?

By Kambiz Farbakhsh, MD Aka Dr Kamy  Apr 12, 2021

You’ve encountered telehealth a few times, especially during this pandemic, but you might not know what it is or its difference from telemedicine. Perhaps it’s still unclear how telehealth works and the tools needed for hospitals and patients to engage in this approach. If that’s the case, read on to know more about this technology. […]

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Health Management

What is the Difference between Telehealth and Telemedicine?

By Kambiz Farbakhsh, MD Aka Dr Kamy  Apr 12, 2021

During this pandemic, thousands of people are wondering how they can seek medical help from healthcare professionals. Fortunately, with the use of technology, you can now connect with care providers in the comfort of your home. It lessens the risk of contracting hospital-acquired illnesses and promotes better access to health services. But, there are various […]

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Health Management

What is Telehealth? All You Need to Know

By Kambiz Farbakhsh, MD Aka Dr Kamy  Mar 19, 2021

The term telehealth has been mentioned increasingly during the Covid-19 pandemic. But, even before this health crisis, medical professionals and patients have been engaging in this process. You’ll be surprised to know that since the 1920s, doctors have been using technology, specifically the radio, to help patients aboard ships. Now, 76% of US hospitals are […]

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