New telehealth option launched to expand COVID-19 treatment access
Last updated 8/5/2022 at 11:18am
To increase access to potentially life-saving medication to treat COVID-19, the Washington State Department of Health (DOH) and its partners have launched a new telehealth option for patients.
The new option expands the Federal government's Test to Treat initiative and gives people at risk of severe disease another way to quickly access free treatment for COVID-19.
Until now, telehealth for COVID-19 has only been available to insured patients who receive care through a health care provider that offers telehealth visits. This new program makes telehealth consultations for COVID-19 available...