Telemedicine Toolkit

Best Practices: Which pediatric ID patients are best suited for telehealth visits?

Considerations regarding pediatric patient visits suitable for telemedicine

a. Established patients who are well (medication monitoring (CMV, HSV etc), osteo)
b. Osteomyelitis already diagnosed elsewhere, patient needs ID outpatient follow-up
c. Recurrent fever (ongoing for several months-years)
d. Recurrent HSV
e. Atypical mycobacterium (s/p resection or known atypical path/cultures)
f. Recurrent MRSA
g. FUO (case-by-case basis)

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