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What are eConsults

An eConsult is a secure, online, and written consultation that allows a primary care provider to complete a questionnaire and receive treatment recommendations from a Boston Children's Hospital specialist. eConsults are submitted through a third-party platform. 

Who can request an eConsult

Partnered primary care offices can submit low-acuity clinical questions to participating consulting specialties. Requesting providers need to receive patient or legal guardian consent before submitting the eConsult. 

What specialties participate in eConsults?

  • Dermatology
  • Gastroenterology
  • Neurology
  • Endocrinology
  • Allergy & Immunology 
  • Infectious Disease
  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Urology


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