HSHS Medical Group PatientFirst PatientFirst Back to PatientFirst main Summer 2020 Categories Stories Get health care at your convenience Want to see a doctor without sitting in a crowded waiting room filled with other sick people? Virtual office visits make it safe and convenient to see your health care provider without coming in to the office. By your side When it comes to good health, there's one medical professional you simply can't do without: a primary care provider. Kids stuck at home? How to keep them busy Many families are doing their part to help stem the COVID-19 pandemic by keeping children at home. But that doesn't mean it's an easy thing to do. Tips for a safe summer The long, lazy days of summer are here! While your family has fun outdoors, enjoying all that the season has to offer, you'll want to make sure your children stay healthy and safe. Are you getting enough sleep? For many of us, the answer is no. Multiple sclerosis Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a debilitating disease affecting the brain and spinal cord. Need after-hours care? With HSHS Anytime Care, patients can talk with a health care provider in internal medicine, family medicine or pediatrics using a smartphone, computer or other device.