As the CoronaVirus (COVID-19) continues to affect the country, not only are the elderly at a higher risk for acquiring the virus, but anyone with a recent diagnosis or pre-existing condition, such as cancer or an autoimmune disease like rheumatoid arthritis, can be at a higher risk.
One of the best ways to prepare for COVID-19 is to address any underlying health issues you may have with an expert consultation. At 2nd.MD, our specialized Care Team of nurses stands by ready to answer questions about existing conditions you’ve been diagnosed with—including COVID-19—and is prepared to arrange virtual consultations with our elite panel of experts who specialize in all health conditions, for a virtual face-to-face consultation via video or phone call, from the comfort and safety of your home. Should you have any questions, 2nd.MD is here to help you and your loved ones gain medical certainty during these uncertain times.
If you are experiencing the symptoms associated with COVID-19, call your primary doctor immediately. They can assist you with finding the proper treatment facility and getting the care you need.
Don’t wait. If you’ve recently been diagnosed with a condition but are unsure about your diagnosis, treatment options, or medications, we can help. Getting started early is key to ensuring you’re in the best health possible should you or a loved one be diagnosed with COVID-19.
If you have a pre-existing condition that you have been undergoing treatment for, or have been delaying treatment for, our specialists are here to discuss your options so you’re prepared for whatever COVID-19 throws your way.
March 23, 2020
There may be other treatment options to consider – connect with one of our specialists to learn more.
As the CoronaVirus (COVID-19) continues to overwhelm the healthcare system, many hospitals and doctors’ offices have seen an inﬂux of patients needing immediate care — resulting in many surgeries being canceled or postponed. However, you don’t need to wait to start alternative treatment. In fact, 35% of 2nd.MD consultations actually result in members choosing a less invasive treatment option and avoiding surgery altogether.Learn More
COVID-19 is a respiratory illness. It is highly contagious and includes symptoms like cough, fever and shortness of breath.
The virus is airborne and spreads through coughing and sneezing, or by coming in contact with a contaminated surface and then touching your face.