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Virtual doctor will see you now

Sep 03 2014
Virtual doctor will see you now

New way to practice medicine may be a smartphone app away

Richmond Times-Dispatch

By Tammie Smith

The doctor may be just a smartphone app away, with telemedicine and mobile health services such as LiveHealth Online and MDLIVE.

Log on, pay a fee and a doctor is right there to answer your questions about sore throats, sprains, rashes, earaches, headaches and multiple other conflictions.

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Technology, virtual visits increasing patient access to care

Sep 02 2014
Virtual visits increasing patient access to care

Anthem marketing 24-hour kiosks to large employers.


By Hannah Poturalski

Insurance companies and hospitals are continuing to develop and offer new digital tools to connect patients with health providers at the click of a button, day or night.

Private commercial insurer Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Ohio — with 3.3 million people enrolled in health plans in Ohio — is rolling out MedStop Consoles, or kiosks, that give consumers 24-hour access to physicians through virtual visits, said Marcus Taylor, regional vice president of sales.

The kiosks, powered by the technology LiveHealth Online, are being marketed toward large employers with over 1,000 employees, Taylor said. The kiosks cost about $50,000, he said.

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