MemorialCare Virtual Exam Kit, powered by TytoCare

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As part of your UnitedHealthcare Harmony plan, you have the opportunity to request a no-cost Virtual Exam Kit. With the MemorialCare Virtual Exam Kit, you can experience enhanced, secure, and accurate virtual exams, all from the comfort of your home – any time! Receive a diagnosis and prescription, if necessary, from a MemorialCare provider in minutes.

The Exam Kit includes the FDA-cleared TytoCare device and all of the required adapters to examine the ears, throat, lungs, heart, abdomen, skin, and temperature.

For use in California only.

Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need in order to use TytoCare at my work?

  1. Wi-Fi connectivity or personal hotspot
    • For best performance, recommended connection speed: download 15 Mbps, upload 5 Mbps
    • At minimum, required connection speed: download 2 Mbps, upload 2 Mbps
  2. TytoCare app: installed on any of the following mobile devices:
    • iOS 10 or newer: iPhone® 5S and up, iPad Air® and up, iPad mini® 3 and up, iPod touch® 6 and up
    • Android® 4.4.4 or newer: Samsung Galaxy® S5, S6 Edge Plus, Note 5, A7, J7 and up, LG G4 and up
  3. Web app supported browsers: Windows®: Google Chrome® or Microsoft Edge – Chromium, MacOS®: Safari® or Google Chrome, iOS: Safari, Android: Google Chrome
Will I need to connect and pair my Virtual Exam Kit for every visit?
  • No, as long as you are on the same Wi-Fi network, then your device will automatically pair. If you switch networks, then you will need to pair your device again
Can I use the Virtual Exam Kit away from home?
  • Yes. The Virtual Exam Kit is lightweight, compact and portable. It is designed for all types of remote use. All you need is the TytoCare app, a smartphone or tablet, and a Wi-Fi connection. You will need to be located in California to connect to a MemorialCare provider.
What if I do not have Wi-Fi when I’m using the Virtual Exam Kit away from home? What other options do I have?
  • Depending on your cellular carrier plan, you may be able to use a hotspot. You will not be able to connect using your cellular data.
How much data is used while using a hotspot on my phone?
  • For eight to 10 minutes of asynchronous visit time, it uses approximately 150 Mbps.
Do I need any training to use the Virtual Exam Kit?
  • The Virtual Exam Kit has built-in training videos and guidance technology to help ensure accuracy and ease-of-use. When using the exam kit during a live telehealth exam, your provider will guide you through the examination process, letting you know where to put the stethoscope on your heart, where to place the otoscope inside the ear, etc.
Who do I contact if I’m having problems with setting up my device?
  • Our TytoCare agents are more than happy to walk you through this process. You can reach the dedicated MemorialCare support line at (844) 856-6661.
What exams can be performed using the Virtual Exam Kit?
  • The visit provides your provider with high-quality digital sounds of the heart and lungs, high-quality digital images and video of the ears, throat and skin, and measures heart rate and body temperature. Using this examination data, your doctor can provide you with a diagnosis, treatment plan and prescription if needed.
What conditions can be diagnosed during a Virtual Exam?
  • Our health care providers diagnose and treat many common conditions, including ear infections, sore throats, fever, cold and flu, allergies, pink eye, nausea, constipation, asthma, bronchitis, upper respiratory infections, bug bites, and common skin conditions, including contact dermatitis, rash and diaper rash.
Is virtual visit similar to the exam tools used by doctors in an office?
  • Yes, the Virtual Exam Kit includes an otoscope (ears), stethoscope (heart, lungs and abdomen), basal thermometer and digital camera (skin and throat) and is designed to provide your health care provider with the same type of examination data he or she would use in the office. The stethoscope was cleared by the FDA and all other devices comply with FDA requirements. The exam kit has passed multiple performance bench tests versus comparable devices to ensure quality results.
Can I receive a prescription after my telehealth visit?
  • Yes. If a prescription is needed, your provider can prescribe and send your prescription directly to your preferred pharmacy.
What is my role during the exam?
  • You will perform the exams at home on yourself or your child using the MemorialCare Virtual Exam Kit’s proprietary guidance technology, or under the guidance of a health care provider. In both scenarios, you will be guided through the process to ensure accurate exam data is captured.
What is the health care provider’s role in the exam?
  • Your health care provider will use the data provided by the Virtual Exam Kit, in combination with the video consult, to examine, diagnose and treat your conditions remotely.
Who sees the data from my exams and is it HIPAA compliant?
  • Exam data is sent via an encrypted, secure network and is stored on our HIPAA-compliant cloud. Your visit will then be downloaded into our electronic medical record system. Note: exam video footage is not saved.
Who is the health care provider on the other end of the visit?
  • A MemorialCare provider will guide you through your Virtual Exam visit.
Is the Virtual Exam Kit FDA-cleared?
  • The stethoscope is FDA-cleared and all other devices comply with FDA requirements.
How do I sign up for a myChart account?
How do I start a TytoCare visit?
  • Start your visit in our Virtual Urgent Care. Choose a TytoCare visit and connect with a MemorialCare provider in minutes!