What you’ll need

You or your local doctor will need a reasonably up-to-date computer, iPad, tablet or smart phone and internet, with the Chrome browser (or Safari for iPhone or iPad).

desktop & android devices

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To take part in a telehealth video call with Peter Mac using your desktop or android device, you will need:

  • A reasonably up-to-date computer, tablet or smart phone
  • If using wi-fi be sitting within range of  your modem
  • A webcam, mic and speakers (built in or plug in)
  • Reasonable internet or 3G/4G data will use about the same amount of data as watching a Youtube video)
  • Up-to-date Google Chrome installed

An easy way to check if your computer and internet is sufficient is to do a test call. You can do this any time. No one will pick up your call.

iPhone or iPad

To take part in a telehealth video call with Peter Mac using your iPhone or iPad with Safari, you will need:

  • A reasonably up-to-date iPhone or iPad
  • Up-to-date operating system
  • Reasonable internet or 3G/4G data (will use about the same amount of data as watching a Youtube video)
  • If using wi-fi be sitting within range of  your modem
  • You must use Safari

MORE INFORMATION

  • Healthdirect
  • Video Call will not work on some phones such as the  Oppo

We recommend a private, quiet and well lit room. As your medical information will be discussed, do not have your appointment in a public area such as an open plan work office or a cafe. Sometimes it might be better for you to go to your local doctor and include them in the telehealth consultation.