Telepsychiatry in Tucson!
Telepsychiatry is the delivery of psychiatric care remotely between the psychiatrist and the patient using technology (computer, cellphone, tablet). Telepsychiatry is an accepted practice in the medical field and allows increased access and flexibility to demanding schedules. Telemedicine, when properly configured, is HIPAA compliant and encrypted to protect sensitive information. After the initial psychiatric intake/evaluation, there will be the option of continuing treatment through telemedicine for patients that meet the criteria for telemedicine services.