What is Telehealth?
Telehealth is the use of video and audio technologies to support long-distance services between providers and their clients.
What is TheraNest?
TheraNest is a practice management application that I use to organize my appointments, notes, and billing. TheraNest is HIPAA compliant and secure.
What equipment do I need to join a session?
You’ll need the below to join a Telehealth (online therapy) session with your provider:
A computer, tablet, or phone (no applications or software to download).
An external or integrated webcam.
An external or integrated microphone.
An internet connection with a bandwidth of at least 10 MBPS. We recommend an Ethernet cable over Wifi when possible to ensure you receive the best possible connection through your internet provider. You can check your internet speed here.
Shut down all background applications to ensure Telehealth receives the majority of your internet’s bandwidth, especially applications that use your camera.
Check out our Telehealth infographic for best practices when setting up the optimal Telehealth space.
Do I need a specific internet browser?
If you’re using a Desktop or Laptop, we recommend:
Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari
We recommend the below if you’re using a tablet or mobile phone:
Android – Google Chrome
iOS 11 or newer (iPhone or iPad) – Safari
How do I join our session?
Click here for specific instructions.
It’s as easy as clicking the unique link shared by your therapist.
There are no apps to download.
Join your session from a mobile phone, tablet, or computer. Just click, enter your name, and Join.
Will our sessions be recorded?
No. TheraNest does not allow for session video or audio to be recorded.
TeleHealth services are for clients’ who cannot make it to the office for whatever reason. If you are suicidal or in need of multiple sessions per week, it is not recommended that you engage in TeleHealth services. Depending on your insurance plan your plan may cover TeleHealth services. If interested in these services please contact your insurance company to assure coverage.
Initial Assessment is $115 for 60 minutes
$100 per session for 50 minutes/$50 for 30 minute sessions-recommended for established clients
Additional Fees apply for extended sessions.
If you are interested in these TeleHealth Services please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org