This is a sponsored post but as always, the opinions I share are my own.
The Modern Day House Call aka Get Help While Still in Your Jammies
Tonight is not your average weekday night. The kids went to bed on time and you are all tucked in with time to spare. You are almost too excited thinking about getting a full night’s sleep. You can see it now, visions of being well rested and having time for a workout in the morning. If you aren’t careful the excitement could keep you awake but you are so tired and your pillow is feeling so comfortable that sweet sleep is on its way. But then, your bedroom door opens and your little one approaches your bed. He looks a little flushed and then, he says, “Mommy, I don’t feel good”.
The doctor’s office won’t be open for at least another 12 hours and you really want some relief for your little one. What are you going to do?
You know that the night is going to drag. The wait for the light of day and someone who will answer your call and squeeze in your son (or daughter) for an appointment is going to seem like forever. Even when you get through the night the real fun is only starting because once you get an appointment you have to bundle up your little one, take them to the doctor’s office and then wait, and wait, and wait to see the doctor.
Has this ever happened to you? It has to me but thankfully there is a better answer to family healthcare. You can have face-to-face access through the camera on your smartphone, tablet or computer and no appointment is needed.
If you live in Pennsylvania or New York the answer is Guthrie Now.
With the app you’ll have access to licensed physicians and providers who can send prescriptions, if necessary, directly to your pharmacy.
It’s available for both new and current Guthrie patients ages 2 and up. If you are an existing patient a summary of your visit will be entered into your Guthrie EHR (electronic health record) for seamless continuity of care.
A few years ago I had poison ivy so severely that my eyes were swollen shut. I was the only driver in my household and a visit to an urgent care facility or even my family physician wasn’t possible. Guthrie Now would have been an amazing option that could have provided me much-needed relief of my out of control symptoms. If only they were around then but they are now. As a reader of Cupcakes and Crinoline you can get ONE VISIT for free (a $49.00 value) by using the code: GuthrieNowCC
Sign up is so easy and within minutes you can be on the way to getting the care you need from the comfort of your own home.
Can you think of a time when you could have used this? I can think of so many that I have lost count.
For more information about GuthrieNow app visit: https://www.guthrie.org/guthrie-now