On-Demand Urgent Care

New Amwell Research Finds Telehealth Use Will Accelerate Post-Pandemic | 10/6/2020

… year, up from 8% and 22%, respectively , in 2019. This adoption is largely driven by a shift to scheduled visits across all specialties, whereas prior to COVID-19 the majority of visits were for on-demand urgent care . “We’ve long believed that patients want to see, and gain the most value from seeing, their own doctors versus any doctor when it comes to telehealth. The trends underscored by this survey …

PAH patients to benefit amid telemedicine regulatory changes in light of 2020 US election | 9/25/2020

… the delivery of remote clinical care via virtual consultations. It can involve inpatient and outpatient patient-provider interactions, as well as provider-provider interactions. Different modalities can be used for patient-provider telemedicine, including on-demand urgent care with live video conferencing, store-and-forward, remote patient monitoring, and mobile health. In the US, coverage and reimbursement of telemedicine by Medicare and self-insured plans are regulated by the federal …

Building a virtual care program for the pediatric population: 5 strategy insights from Nemours Children’s Health System | Becker’s Hospital Review | 9/15/2020

… Urgent Care at Nemours Children’s Health System Five takeaways: 1. Telehealth program foundation spurs new opportunities. Nemours’ vision, to meet patients where they are, has been driving telehealth innovations since the launch of its on-demand urgent care platform in 2015. In addition to offering 24/7 telehealth visits, the health system has launched other digital initiatives such as its emergency room and hospital follow-up program, which aims to help …

Clinical Care Coordinator - USA-FL-Miramar | 6/9/2020

… Group (DMG). DMG is focused on delivering multiple clinical services to our Devoted Health members including comprehensive wellness visits, transitions of care visits, monthly longitudinal visits for our most complex and frail members, and on-demand urgent care visits. We are delivering care in South Florida and Central/West Florida. In the role of clinical care coordinator you will be a liaison extraordinaire between our healthcare services and Devoted members …

$250B of all healthcare spend could be digitized, McKinsey estimates | Healthcare Dive | 6/4/2020

… time to become normalized in the healthcare delivery system. Dive Insight: Prior to the pandemic, the sum annual revenues of U.S. telehealth companies were estimated at $3 billion, with most vendors focused in the on-demand urgent care segment​. But as awareness and adoption continue to increase, vendors have an opportunity to extend their services beyond bulk virtual urgent care. That $3 billion market could swell to $250 billion if …

Your On-Demand Urgent Care Options | 7/29/2019

Members Your On-Demand Urgent Care Options I’m feeling sick but don’t want to wait a week to see my primary care doctor. What are my other options? Sorry to hear you’re feeling under the weather! But here’s the good news: you have a few easy, cost-effective options to get help fast: Talk to a doctor with Teladoc. As an extra benefit with every Friday health plan, you can …

GoHealth Urgent Care and Force Diagnostics Join Together to Make Life Insurance Health Screenings Effortless | PR Newswire | 4/29/2019

ATLANTA and CHICAGO , April 29, GoHealth Urgent Care, one of the country’s largest and fastest-growing urgent care companies, and Force Diagnostics, a clinical underwriting data services company, today announced a first-of-its-kind partnership that aligns urgent care centers with life insurance applicants requiring a pre-policy exam as part of the clinical underwriting process. GoHealth Urgent Care and Force Diagnostics will launch first in the Dignity Health …

Humana and Doctor on Demand launch new virtual primary care health plan | MedCity News | 4/26/2019

… 200 a month and offer $0 copays for any video visits done through Doctor on Demand. Common labs and prescriptions will have a $5 copay. Doctor on Demand initially launched in 2013 to provide on-demand urgent care visits directly to consumers. Since then, the company has shifted its core customer base to self-funded employers and health plans looking to plug into the potential cost savings of telemedicine visits …