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Clinica Sierra Vista launches new virtual visit program

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Posted at 12:26 PM, Mar 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-30 15:26:00-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Clinica Sierra Vista has launched a new program allowing patients to virtually visit with health care providers amid the coronavirus pandemic.

CSV Telehealth is now available 7 days a week to all CSV patients regardless of ability to pay. Patients can use this service from home, work, or on the go by signing in to MyChart. Patients will access a secure, interactive video using their smartphone, tablet, or personal computer.

Medical providers can diagnose patients, prescribe medications, and suggest follow-up care when it is appropriate. If follow-up care or further testing is necessary, CSV Anywhere Care providers will refer patients back to their regular CSV care team, or can recommend a new CSV physician when a new relationship is needed.