Google Hangouts/Google Hangouts Meet

                   The following information will get you started with your Google-based options.

With the relaxed HIPAA regulations for COVID-19, Google Hangouts can be used as your conferencing tool.

I am a regular Google user (non-Google-Suite)

Regular Google users can use Google Hangouts for video conferences.

  1. Click
  2. Click the hamburger button in the upper left corner to open the menu, then select Help & Feedback.
  3. There you can find key articles on things like:
    Run a systems test
    Start a chat with a patient
    Start a video call
    Note: Clicking the video icon on the main Hangouts page ( opens the Google Hangouts tool.

I am a Google Suite user

Google Suite users are routed to the Google Hangouts Meet conference tool.

  1. Click
  2. Click for instructions regarding system requirements, how to start and join video meetings, and so forth.
    Note: Clicking the Start a Meeting button on the main Google Meet page ( opens the Google Hangouts Meet tool.