Virtual Care: Annual Health Visit

Comprehensive care at home so you can enjoy a better quality of life

IU Health now offers Virtual Care: Annual Health Visits, making it easier for you to receive quality care – from the comfort of your home.

If you qualify for an Annual Health Visit, you have the option to receive a health assessment at home or schedule an in-person visit with your primary care provider.

At IU Health, we are committed to providing individualized care that fits your unique needs. That is why we offer the Virtual Care: Annual Health Visit Program so you have access to preventive health services when and where you need them most.

Scheduling routine visits are an important aspect of promoting and maintaining good health, as well as preventing and managing diseases. Through our program, your care team can help you reach your personal health and wellness goals –from your own home.

About Virtual Care: Annual Health Visit

At IU Health, we are committed to providing individualized care that fits your unique needs. That is why we offer the Virtual Care: Annual Health Visit Program so you have access to preventive health services when and where you need them most.

Scheduling routine visits are an important aspect of promoting and maintaining good health, as well as preventing and managing diseases. Through our program, your care team can help you reach your personal health and wellness goals –from your own home.

At IU Health, we offer patient-centered care that is accessible and convenient. Whether you prefer to come to one of our locations or have a medical professional visit your home, our program makes it easier for you to connect with your primary care provider and receive quality care.

If the visit is done at home, an IU Health nurse will call you to get your appointment scheduled. Once the visit is scheduled, an IU Health nurse will:

  • Arrive at your home for your scheduled appointment
  • Measure your vital signs
  • Review your medications
  • Answer any questions you may have
  • Connect you to an IU Health primary care provider using a tablet
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What to Expect

At IU Health, we offer patient-centered care that is accessible and convenient. Whether you prefer to come to one of our locations or have a medical professional visit your home, our program makes it easier for you to connect with your primary care provider and receive quality care.

If the visit is done at home, an IU Health nurse will call you to get your appointment scheduled. Once the visit is scheduled, an IU Health nurse will:

  • Arrive at your home for your scheduled appointment
  • Measure your vital signs
  • Review your medications
  • Answer any questions you may have
  • Connect you to an IU Health primary care provider using a tablet
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Frequently Asked Questions

If you qualify for an Annual Health Visit, an IU Health team member will contact you to schedule your appointment. If you have any questions about your eligibility, please contact your primary care provider.

No. If you prefer to come in to the office, we can schedule you an appointment at your primary care provider’s office.

Once the IU Health nurse has completed your health assessment, they will connect you to an IU Health provider through a tablet.

The provider will be able to answer any questions, advise on next steps and have face-to-face conversation with you through the screen.

Annual visits are beneficial to your overall health, allow IU Health to provide you the highest quality care, and makes sure IU Health is aligned with your Medicare plan each year.