Get a Doctors Note Online
for Work or School

The Virtual Health Clinic helps you get a sick note online at a time that suits you from the comfort of home. You no longer have to worry about finding the time to travel when you are sick. Speak with our virtual doctor about your current symptoms and the reason for the appointment. Our healthcare provider will determine the best course of treatment and provide you with a doctor's note for work or school for short abscences.

Online Doctor's note

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We understand that there will be times when you need to miss work or school and need to provide a doctor's note to confirm your sickness and the reason for your absence. We also understand that you would much rather avoid setting up an appointment, traveling to the doctor’s office and asking for a sick note, especially when you’re sick. For some this might be too much of an effort. If you are experiencing this dilemma, we can help!

If you are absent from work or school and are required to verify your sickness and absence, the Virtual Health Clinic can help you get a doctor's note online.

Please note that doctor's notes are issued based on your current symptoms and at the doctor’s discretion. They will decide if a sick note is appropriate for your circumstance.

Explore the Benefits of Virtual Care

Our virtual clinic delivers positive health outcomes.

See your healthcare provider from the comfort of your own home.
Save time and money by not needing to commute and park for appointments.
Avoid having to wait in a doctor’s office when you’re sick or be exposed to illnesses.
Avoid having to take time off work or find childcare.

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Doctors note for sick leave

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Safely and securely consult with our
healthcare providers about your health concern.
Be assessed, diagnosed, and treated
all in one place, virtually.

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Diagnoses &

During your consultation, our healthcare providers can diagnose your condition and write any required prescriptions to be sent to your preferred pharmacy. Forms will be filled out at the discretion of the provider and emailed to you or made available for download from your free Virtual Health Clinic account.

Prescription Refills

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, our virtual doctors can backdate your sicknote 1-2 days prior to your appointment. A medical note can be issued for a maximum of 3-5 days depending on the circumstances.
A follow up virtual medical visit is required should you wish to extend your medical note.

To get your online doctor’s note, simply book an appointment at a time that is convenient for you and chat with our Healthcare Provider by phone, video-call, or secure messaging.
Based on your situation and your symptoms, the Healthcare Provider will use his or her discretion and provide you with a sick note online accordingly.

Yes. The virtual doctor will inform you of the charge at the time of your virtual medical visit.

You can connect with a Healthcare Provider 7-days a week between 8am to 9pm Eastern Standard Time. After your consultation, and upon the Healthcare Provider’s discretion, your sick note will be electronically sent to you for easy download and print.

Yes, general virtual consultations are covered if you have a valid Ontario health card. For out-of-province patients, the consultation fee is $50.00 CDN (including all applicable taxes), per visit. We also accept third-party insurance where you may be fully covered or have reduced pricing. Please check your coverage with your insurance provider to see if this applies to you.

Learn More

The Virtual Health Clinic’s Healthcare Providers work out of various medical clinics across Ontario. If our Healthcare Provider recommends in-person physical care, he or she will refer you to one of our affiliated medical clinics closest to you. With convenient evening and weekend hours, you can easily book an appointment to be seen by a doctor at a time that suits you.

During your consultation, the Healthcare Provider will decide how long to issue your doctor's note for. A medical note can be issued for a maximum of 3-5 days depending on the circumstances. A follow up virtual medical visit is required should you wish to extend your medical note.

A doctor's note is not guaranteed. Our Healthcare Provider will examine your current symptoms during the consultation and decide whether a sick note is required.