Seeing a UPMC clinician can be as simple as strolling the cereal aisle.\nUPMC and Giant Eagle are partnering to offer UPMC AnywhereCare kiosks in the pharmacy section of several Giant Eagle stores. These kiosks allow people to connect with UPMC health care professionals within moments.\nWith UPMC AnywhereCare kiosks, you can receive care for minor illnesses and use devices such as blood pressure cuffs, and otoscopes to assist in your virtual visit. Giant Eagle pharmacy technicians and pharmacists will be on-site to help patients using the UPMC AnywhereCare kiosks.\nWhere Can I Find UPMC AnywhereCare Kiosks?\nYou can find the new kiosks at the following Giant Eagle stores next to the pharmacy:\n\nThe Waterworks Shopping Plaza at 910 Freeport Road\nThe Waterfront store in Homestead\nThe Monroeville store at 4010 Monroeville Blvd.\n\n*Note that all store kiosks are located in the private consultation rooms next to the pharmacy\nHow Do the Kiosks Work?\nPatients 18 or older, as well as those ages 3 to 17 accompanied by a parent or guardian, can talk face-to-face with a health care professional via the kiosk video camera to assess a variety of non-emergent symptoms. Health care professionals will assess the symptoms, such as a sore throat or back pain, and recommend a treatment plan. Treatment plans may include a prescription or an in-person office visit.\nClinicians can be contacted via the kiosks during regular pharmacy hours at participating Giant Eagle stores.\nThe service is available where the consumer is already located, without the hassles of scheduling another stop at the doctor\u2019s office or an urgent care center. Clinicians can be contacted via the kiosks during regular pharmacy hours in participating Giant Eagle stores.\nUPMC AnywhereCare Virtual Urgent Care visits are available for all patients. \u00a0UPMC Health Plan members can perform these visits as a covered benefit. Prescriptions, if needed, are paid separately by the patient, and are sent electronically to the patient\u2019s chosen pharmacy. This can be at the adjacent Giant Eagle pharmacy in the store, but does not have to be.\n\u201cAs the name says, we want our world-renowned UPMC care to be available to our patients anywhere, including the grocery store where they might already be looking for over-the-counter remedies or filling their prescriptions,\u201d said Natasa Sokolovich, executive director of Telehealth for UPMC.\n\u201cWith UPMC AnywhereCare already available on smartphones, tablets, and personal computers, our partnership with Giant Eagle is one more way to make our high-quality care accessible to patients when and where they want it,\u201d said Natasa Sokolovich, executive director of Telehealth Services at UPMC.\nWhat Is UPMC AnywhereCare?\nUPMC AnywhereCare offers patients with non-emergency symptoms quick online access to high-quality care\u2014anytime, anywhere.\nPatients use video to connect face-to-face with online UPMC health care providers. There, you can receive a diagnosis and a treatment plan if necessary.\nTo use UPMC AnywhereCare on your mobile device, download the free mobile app, available for both iOS and Android devices. To access it on your computer, visit UPMCAnywhere.com. Your connection is secure and HIPPA compliant. Your information is private.\nTo learn more, visit the\u00a0UPMC AnywhereCare website.