24-Hour Nurse Line Takes The Worry Out of Health Care Decisions
06/30/2009

Having around-the-clock access to qualified health professionals through services like CareNet’s NurseCare program can reduce anxiety and provide just the right advice to help someone deal with a medical condition without having to make a visit to a doctor’s office or even the emergency room

Online PR News – 30-June-2009 – – Having around-the-clock access to qualified health professionals through services like CareNet’s NurseCare program can reduce anxiety and provide just the right advice to help someone deal with a medical condition without having to make a visit to a doctor’s office or even the emergency room. By providing live support from a Registered Nurse, common questions regarding reoccurring health issues, current symptoms and the effects and potential dangers which may arise from the combination of various medications become less stressful.

Regardless of the situation – from simple things like an elevated fever or a non-emergency injury to chronic health conditions – www.callcarenet.com
ask a nurse feature is a core service of quality health advocate providers like CareNet. By providing safe and proven clinical information to every caller, no matter how serious, CareNet’s NurseCare program creates a sense of trust when making the right medical decision is crucial. Studies have found that patients do not relate with any significant difference to medical advice given by nurses than by doctors.

But in cases where a patient or member might want a more complete answer to complex medical question, the request can be handled by a simply filling out a form for health information through the convenient email www.callcarenet.com program. Requests elicit informed responses and even physician referrals within 24 hours from qualified medical professionals. But CareNet takes things one step further with their eCare option.

By providing 24-hour Internet access and a simple user-interface, concise medical information is just a click away. CareNet’s eCare Web Portal holds a wealth of information for people wanting on-line access to self-care options, wellness programs and other specific health information resources by providing links to reliable and credible medical websites like: CDC.gov, medlineplus.gov and webmd.com.

eCare even provides audio health information from a library of over 1,1oo wellness topics. All of which can be accessed with complete privacy from the comfort of a member’s own home.

The process is all part of a www.callcarenet.com program that combines access to qualified healthcare professions trained to handle over 400 different urgent and non-urgent medical situations as well as an in-depth knowledge of more than 1000 consumer-focused health topics and 1500 of the most commonly prescribed and over-the-counter medication topics.

NurseCare is designed to give the right care at the right time. It will point out inappropriate responses to conditions (often saving people the time and expense of unnecessary trips to hospital emergency centers) and in the end create a healthier, happier population. The more informed a person is about personal health care issues the easier it is to make the right decision about treatment. NurseCare is just one part of CareNet’s commitment to shared decision making and heath advocacy. And it’s all just a phone call away the CareNet’s innovative “ask a nurse” program.