Telemedicine

Telemedicine is a clinical consultation using videoconferencing technology. 

Use of Telemedicine can: 

  • Increase access to specialists across the province.
  • Reduce your patient’s travel time and expenses.
  • Provide care closer to home for your patient.
  • Enable family to be present during a consultation.

A telemedicine appointment is free to those with a valid OHIP card. This service is provided to all patients in the Sarnia-Lambton area. Being referred for a consult through Telemedicine is similar to being referred to a consult in person.

Location

Telemedicine
Bluewater Health, Sarnia
89 Norman Street
Sarnia, Ontario N7T 6S3

Hours & Contact

Monday to Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

For Chronic Disease Management/Tele Dermatology referrals
Telephone: 519-464-4400, Ext. 7211
Fax: 519-464-4547
Email - klavers@bluewaterhealth.ca

Referrals must come from health care providers. Select the link for the referral form to fax in.

For Mental Health Services referrals
Telephone: 519-464-4400, Ext. 5590
Fax: 519-464-4516
Email: mmoosberger@bluewaterhealth.ca 

Referrals for mental health OTN services are determined on a patient-by-patient basis. Please complete the  BWH mental health referral form, indicate "OTN" on the form, and fax in. Please note: Referrals must come from a health care provider.

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