Overview of eConsult & eReferral
Patient with depression who has tried many different anti-depressant medications but continues to have avolition, low energy, excessive sleepiness, low self- image and craving for sweets. PCP requests suggestions from the specialist regarding altering her medication treatment.
Patient’s depression has progressed, and COVID-19 is a significant factor. The PCP looks at the eReferral directory and finds a virtual counselling group for depression and sends a referral on the patient’s behalf.