What is Best Doctors® – Second Medical Opinion?

OneLife Insure have conjucted with Aviva to provide you with Best Doctors® – Second Medical Opinion with every life insurance policy bought
 
So the big question – What is Best Doctors® – Second Medical Opinion?
 
 
– Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion is a global organisation which brings the world’s leading medical expertise to you and your family offering a second opinion when you need it most.
 
– Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion has a unique and well-renowned network of medical professionals. Having such expertise at their fingertips and supported by a truly caring service team, is the reason why thousands of people around the world turn to Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion when they need it most.
 
– Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion can help you with those questions that are likely to be racing around your mind if you were diagnosed with a serious illness
 

 
 
How you I get access to Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion?
 
You and your family can get access to Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion if you take out a protection policy with Aviva. All new life assurance, specified illness and income protection policies include access. The service is available to:
 
– you
– your spouse / partner
– your children up to the age of 18 (or 23 if in full time education)
– your parents and your spouse’s / partner’s parents
 
How does the Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion service work?
 
1. Case received by Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion
If you or an eligible family member has been diagnosed with a serious medical condition and would like access to the opinion of world leading experts, you can contact Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion at any time by calling them on 1800 882 342.
 
2. Information gathering
One of Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion medical professionals is assigned to work with you to identify the medical issues, collect the signed Best Doctors’ – Second Medical Opinion medical release form and your relevant medical records plus support and update you during the process.
 
3. Information analysis
Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion multidisciplinary panel of doctors analyses all the clinical information and identifies the key medical issues affecting you. The panel creates a clinical summary which includes: medical history, additional questions and relevant medical records.
 
4. Expert search
A specialist considered to be the most appropriate by Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion is identified to review the diagnosis and treatment of the particular condition. The expert is selected from the Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion database of 53,000 peer reviewed specialists.
 
5. Diagnosis and treatment recommendations
The selected Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion specialist reviews the summary and supporting materials including pathology, MRIs, etc. The specialist sends a detailed report to Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion with diagnosis and treatment recommendations.
 
6. Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion report and follow up
The diagnosis and treatment report is then sent to you (and your treating doctor if requested). The Best Doctors – Second Medical Opinion medical professional assigned to the case reviews the report with you.
 
 
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