Ospital ng Tondo launches telemedicine service

Ospital ng Tondo launched its own telemedicine hotline for patients who cannot physically visit the hospital amid the coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.

Patients who wish to consult with the hospital's doctors must first reserve their slots and call 09335898484 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mondays to Fridays.

The hospital will be accepting calls from scheduled patients with non-emergency concerns from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., Mondays to Fridays.

Doctors under OB-Gynecology, general surgery, internal medicine, and pediatrics will be available for consultation.

Text messages to the said phone number will not be entertained, the hospital said.