When selecting the visit type "Experiencing Troubling Symptoms", it's essential to provide accurate details about your health condition. Here's how to navigate this section:
Describe Your Symptoms
- Enter each symptom using natural language.
- Click 'Done' only after entering all your symptoms.
- To remove a symptom, tap the 'x' icon next to it.
Provide Details About Your Symptoms
- Describe the onset, duration, progression, and level of discomfort.
- Explain how they're affecting your daily activities.
- Indicate if any medications offer relief and share relevant information about your health, such as recent travels and chronic conditions.
After answering these questions, you'll transition to the visit chat screen, which will display both the questions and your responses. Based on the information provided, the system might suggest seeking emergency care.
In any life-threatening situation, your first step should always be to dial 911, regardless of any system recommendations. After ensuring immediate safety, remember that your clinician will review your details and respond as soon as they can.