Virtual Visit Options in our Corona-challenged World

At Olympic Internal Medicine, we are currently offering several virtual visit options to continue meeting the needs of our patients while simultaneously reducing the transmission risk of infectious diseases, including COVID-19.  These virtual visit options do have their unique limitations based on insurance requirements.  Below are the options and limitations:   This is the closest to an actual office visit.  … Read More

Colorectal Cancer Awareness

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March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month – who knew?  Perhaps your Provider’s urging to get screened for colorectal cancer has been a source of embarrassment or even annoyance – I can’t tell you how many patients have told me “There’s NO WAY I am going to have a colonoscopy!” Colorectal Cancer (CRC) is the 3rd most common cancer overall … Read More

Coronavirus/COVID-19 BREMERTON WA

March 10, 2020 Dear Valued Patient, We understand the growing concern about Coronavirus/COVID-19 in our community. If you have an upcoming appointment at our practice and don’t have symptoms of respiratory illness, your provider can see you as scheduled. We are taking precautions in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines to keep our patients and staff … Read More