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Online Visits (E-Visits) Kaiser Permanente's Online Visit (E-Visit) service is a digital tool that allows Kaiser Permanente members and Molina members who are paneled with Kaiser Permanente physicians to communicate with and receive certain medical services from Kaiser Permanente providers (the "Online Visit (E-Visit) Service"). The Online Visit (E-Visit) Service is only available for treatment of the non-urgent medical conditions listed here. For advice concerning other symptoms or urgent conditions please call Kaiser Permanente Consulting Nurse Services at 206-630-2244 (in the Seattle area) or 1-800-297-6877. For medical emergencies, call 9-1-1.
THE ONLINE VISIT (E-VISIT) SERVICE IS NOT DESIGNED, INTENDED OR APPROPRIATE TO ADDRESS SERIOUS, EMERGENCY OR LIFE THREATENING MEDICAL CONDITIONS AND SHOULD NOT BE USED IN THOSE CIRCUMSTANCES.
You must be at least 18 years old and a Kaiser Permanente member located in the State of Washington to use the Online Visit (E-Visit) Service. Online Visit (E-Visit) Services are not available for Kaiser Permanente Medicare Advantage members at this time. Online Visit (E-Visit) Services are covered by most Kaiser Permanente medical benefit plans. Please review your benefits booklet or contact the Kaiser Permanente Member Services at 1-888-901-4636 for coverage information. Members on a qualified HSA plan may be required to pay a deductible for Online Visit (E-Visit) Services. If Online Visit (E-Visit) Services are not covered by your medical benefit plan, your use of the Online Visit (E-Visit) Service constitutes your agreement to pay for the service.
The Online Visit (E-Visit) Service is available every day, year round. To use the Online Visit (E-Visit) Service, you will be required to complete a questionnaire that will ask for detailed medical information necessary to diagnose and treat your condition. Within one day after you submit your completed questionnaire, a Kaiser Permanente provider will communicate with you via secure messaging on the Kaiser Permanente secure member website concerning your treatment plan. The Online Visit (E-Visit) Service utilizes information about your condition that is provided by you. Therefore, it is very important that you provide complete and accurate information and that you do not omit any relevant information. Kaiser Permanente will not be responsible for Online Visit (E-Visit) Services provided based on inaccurate, false or incomplete information provided by you. By using the Online Visit (E-Visit) Service you consent to treatment by Kaiser Permanente via the Online Visit (E-Visit) Service.
Care Chat: Kaiser Permanente' s Care Chat service is a secure patient-to-healthcare provider text-based messaging service that allows Kaiser Permanente members and Molina members who are paneled with Kaiser Permanente providers to communicate with and receive certain medical services from Kaiser Permanente providers in real time. The Care Chat service is only available for treatment of non-urgent medical conditions. For advice concerning urgent conditions, please call Kaiser Permanente Consulting Nurse Services at 206-630-2244 (in the Seattle area) or 1-800-297-6877. For medical emergencies, call 9-1-1.
THE CARE CHAT SERVICE IS NOT DESIGNED, INTENDED OR APPROPRIATE TO ADDRESS SERIOUS, EMERGENCY OR LIFE THREATENING MEDICAL CONDITIONS AND SHOULD NOT BE USED IN THOSE CIRCUMSTANCES.
You must be at least 18 years old and a Kaiser Permanente member located in the State of Washington to use the Care Chat Service. Care Chat services are covered by most Kaiser Permanente medical benefit plans. Please review your benefits booklet or contact the Kaiser Permanente Member Services at 1-888-901-4636 for coverage information.
The Care Chat Service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. It is very important that you provide complete and accurate information to your Care Chat provider and that you do not omit any relevant information. Kaiser Permanente will not be responsible for Care Chat Services provided based on inaccurate, false or incomplete information provided by you. Care Chat providers cannot promise specific results. Care Chat providers are not able to provide care for all conditions and you may need to schedule an in-person appointment with a provider. By using the Care Chat Service you consent to treatment by Kaiser Permanente via the Care Chat Service.
Use by children: We do not knowingly allow individuals under the age of 13 to submit personally identifiable information to our Site.
You are responsible for security of your account: You are responsible for all use of the Site that occurs under your user account. Since your secure member site or Mobile Application account can be used to access your personal health information, you should take precautions to prevent the disclosure of your password. No Kaiser Permanente personnel will ask for your password in corresponding with you, and you should not share your password with anyone else, even someone who claims to represent us.
Avoid writing down your password or storing it near your computer. If you must commit it to writing, keep it in a secure location away from your computer. We recommend that you change your password on a regular basis. If you suspect that someone else knows your password, change your password immediately. It is your responsibility, once you have accessed your personal health information, not to share that access, or any electronic or written versions of your personal health information, with unauthorized persons. This includes leaving your computer or smartphone unattended while signed on to the Site, and leaving printed or electronic copies in unsecured areas.
If you provide your UserID and password to any person or entity, you understand that you are authorizing Kaiser Permanente to disclose any and all information about you that is accessible via the Site, including the Medical Record Link, to the person or entity to whom or to which you provided your UserID and password, and any other party to whom your UserID and password may subsequently be provided by such person or entity, and you agree to indemnify and hold Kaiser Permanente harmless from and against any claims or liabilities that may be brought against Kaiser Permanente arising out of such disclosure.
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Last updated: 01/22/2018