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Nephrology

URGENT NEPHROLOGY TELEMEDICINE PROCEDURES

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Steps

  1. Call MARS Line (304-598-6000) and ask to speak to the Nephrologist on call
  2. Once on the phone, provide reason for consult, the medical context of the patient and questions you want answered to determine if Telemedicine is appropriate
  3. Determine what device will be used to make connection (i.e. WVU Hardware or WVU Mobile Device)
  4. Have patient sign MDTV Telemedicine Consent Form
  5. Present Patient
  6. Forward all requested documentation to WVU & assigned Telemedicine Coordinator for processing to the contact listed below.

Prior to the consult please have the following information available:

  1. Lab results
  2. Vital Signs including weight and input and output of fluid

At the time of the consult please have the following information available:

  1. Hospital Face Sheet (Required)
  2. Reason for hospitalization
  3. Reason for consult
  4. List of current Medications & Allergies
  5. Admission H&P and other consult reports
  6. Laboratory reports since admission (Required)
  7. Signed MDTV Telemedicine Consent Form (Required) 

Presenter Duration Requirements

Hospitalist / Physician: Full Duration

After Consult is Complete- Presenting Site Send Documentation to BOTH (Required):

Janet Boord
Fax: 304.293.7373
Fax: 304.293.7373
Email: jaboord@hsc.wvu.edu

Telemedicine Coordinator
Fax:
Phone:
Email: