Virtual Care with Children's Hospital Pediatric Specialists

Connect with a pediatric specialist from anywhere in Louisiana

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Many Children’s Hospital Specialists offer follow up care through virtual care, which saves our patients and families many miles of travel. The next time you see your provider, ask him or her if virtual care is right for you. Our current participating service lines are listed at the bottom of this page.

I have been scheduled for a virtual care visit. What do I do now?

After being scheduled for a video visit, you will receive a calendar invite that contains the link to your video. A representative will call you 48 hours before your appointment to confirm.

Prior to your appointment, please fill out the consent form at the link here

IIf using mobile, please download the Zoom app, which will be used on the appointment day.

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On your appointment date:

.Simply click the link on the calendar invite to go to the video.

The video can take place on both a computer or a mobile device.

If you did not receive the calendar invite or you cannot locate it, please call us at 504.896.2117

If you run into any problems, feel free to reach out to us on our Contact Us page.

Our participating service lines:

  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Autism
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Genetics
  • Healthier Together Clinic
  • Late Effects
  • Neurology
  • Palliative Care
  • Primary Care
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychology
  • Rehab
  • Urology

Note: Children’s Hospital offers telemedicine services as a convenience to our patients and families. However, this service may not be appropriate for all conditions or illnesses. Please consult our list of common complaints before requesting a telemedicine appointment. For example, these services are not appropriate for emergency situations. If this is an emergency situation, call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency room. Click here for a list of LCMC Health Emergency Departments.