TytoCare Medical Exam Kit
A comprehensive exam and telehealth visit, anytime and anywhere.
The Tyto Stethoscope is FDA cleared and all TytoCare devices comply with FDA regulatory requirements. Wi-Fi internet connection required for connectivity.
The TytoCare Medical Exam Kit may be used for multiple members of the same household
Tyto works with: iOS 10 and above; iPhone® 5s and above; iPad Air and above; iPad Mini 2 and above; iPod Touch 6 and above; Android OS 4.4.4; Samsung Galaxy S5, 6, 7, 8, A7 & J7; Samsung Galaxy Note 6 & 8;
Disclaimer: It is anticipated that TytoCare devices will be compatible with Baptist Health providers through at least March 2024. After that date, service may continue with Baptist, or if that service is not available, you may have the option to re-register your TytoCare device to the national telehealth provider for telehealth services and Tyto functionality. Please proceed to Checkout with this understanding.
Frequently Asked Questions
Tyto devices have the following exam capabilities: camera for photos & videos of the skin and throat, thermometer for taking your temperature, otoscope for looking inside the ears, stethoscope for the heart, lung and abdomen sounds in addition to capturing heart rate.
Tyto devices provide an on-demand physical exam that captures heart, lung, ear, throat and temperature exams. Make sure to pair your Tyto device with your MyChart account as soon as you receive it so that it is ready to use when you need it. You may need to use your Tyto device when you or a family member is feeling sick or even for wellness checks.
Yes, the Tyto device is designed to replicate the exams performed during an in-office exam. Tyto provides your provider with high-quality digital sounds of the hearts and lungs, high-quality digital images and video of the ears, throat and skin and body temperature.
You will be prompted to complete TytoAcademy when setting up your Tyto device. We highly recommend you take the time to complete the academy when first receiving your device so that you are ready when a visit is needed in the future. There are also user guides and video tutorials as needed.
The process of setting up your device will take up to 10 minutes including unboxing, registration, pairing and TytoAcademy.
When you receive your Tyto device, it’s recommended that you unbox, register the device, pair it with your MyChart account and complete TytoAcademy. This usually takes about 10 minutes and allows you to be ready to use Tyto when you need to see a provider or feel under the weather.
Yes, Tyto devices can be used for self-exams.
Anyone in your household may use the Tyto device. Only one device is necessary per family.
Urgent care video visits with Tyto are covered by a number of insurance providers. For your specific coverage details, please reach out to your insurance provider. Visits are available for out of pocket costs to those not covered.
Currently all Tyto visits go to our 24/7, virtual care team of advanced nurse practitioners. Baptist Health is in the process of adding primary care provider to the Tyto program.
Patients can expect to receive an email with notification in addition to announcements at your provider’s office.
No, there is no monthly subscription fee to use Tyto at this time.
The Tyto stethoscope is FDA cleared and all other devices comply with FDA requirements.
Yes, Tyto devices are approved for purchasing with FSA/HSA funds.
Yes, because Tyto is FSA/HSA approved, all you need to do is checkout on baptisthealthdigital.tytocare.com using your FSA/HSA card. You’re also able to use another form of payment and apply for reimbursement through your plan.
At this time, we aren’t aware of any insurance providers that cover the Tyto device. For additional coverage details, reach out to your insurance provider.
WiFi or cellular service of some type is required to use the Tyto device for an urgent care video visit.
Tyto currently works with iOS 14 and 15 and Android (4.4.4 and above), and is compatible with most Apple and Android devices.
If you need technical support with your Tyto device, call 1.866.971.TYTO (8986), option 2 or email at [email protected]. If you need technical support with MyChart, contact the MyChart Patient Support Line by calling 502.253.4820. For questions about Baptist Health and Tyto, please reach out to [email protected].