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From Veterinary Customers to Advocates

From Veterinary Customers to Advocates

Veterinarian Dr. Aaron Smiley made a game-changing discovery eighteen months ago. That was when he found mobile telemedicine using Medici. In the August edition of American Veterinarian, Dr. Smiley details how he has completely transformed the success of his practice by adopting veterinary telemedicine and how other vets can get started. New Technology, New Ways […]

Using Virtual Care to Cut Medical School Debt

Using Virtual Care to Cut Medical School Debt

It’s no secret that medical school is expensive, but with a median debt of $192,000, it carries the highest financial burden of any post-secondary degree. Around 40% of doctors with a newly minted degree can expect to spend over 10 years paying back their loans. With all this debt, it can be difficult to even […]

Medici Welcomes New Corporate Counsel

Medici Welcomes New Corporate Counsel

Medici is thrilled to welcome Ryan Minarovich as our new corporate counsel. Ryan is a licensed attorney based in San Diego with specialized expertise in health information technology and emerging growth. He has dedicated his career to helping startups and mobile healthcare technologies navigate policy and build successful go-to market strategies. Clint Phillips, founder and […]

Medici Raises $22M+ in Private Capital

Medici Raises $22M+ in Private Capital

Notable private investors from Citadel, Dell, Publix and Starwood Capital supporting the push for innovation in healthcare technology.   Medici made the announcement today of its private capital raise of more than $22 million from individual investors including influential executives and board members from well-known global companies that include Citadel, Dell, Publix, and Starwood Capital. […]

The Right Doctor at the Right Time

The Right Doctor at the Right Time

 Timing is everything when you are delivering life-saving care. Dr. Thomas Kim, psychiatrist and internist, knows this well and has made his practice 100% virtual to deliver telemental health services at critical moments. This immediacy helps him reach patients as crises arise when other healthcare providers simply wouldn’t be available. Improving Access with Telemental […]

Medici Snags Outstanding Startup A-list Award

Medici Snags Outstanding Startup A-list Award

 Medici snagged the A-list award, a top recognition of the hottest startups in the Austin, Texas business community. The Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce and SXSW presented the award last Thursday, May 24th in their yearly roundup of companies that are both cutting-edge and scalable in their respective industries. A-list Award Winners Drive Austin’s […]

Medici Featured for Innovation at ATA18

Medici Featured for Innovation at ATA18

Healthcare and technology leaders flocked to Chicago earlier this month for ATA18, the world’s largest telehealth innovation conference. Out of the hundreds of companies that exhibited, Medici made Direct Recruiter’s roundup of top innovative companies that were shaking up the field of telehealth at ATA18. Medici Leads Telehealth Communication at ATA18 The Medici app is […]

‘Right Touches’ Avert Crises

‘Right Touches’ Avert Crises

For Dr. Thomas Kim, a psychiatrist who works closely with vulnerable populations, getting to patients at the right time truly saves lives. In a recent article on mHealthIntelligence, Dr. Kim discusses how the Medici app allows him to provide teletherapy at critical moments to those most in need. Mental Healthcare Ripe for Teletherapy Access to […]

Medici Innovation Officer, Dr. Pulim, Speaking at CinderBlock5

Medici Innovation Officer, Dr. Pulim, Speaking at CinderBlock5

Medici Chief Innovation Officer, Dr. Sandeep Pulim (@spulim), has been invited to speak this week —  Thursday, May 17th — at Cinderblocks5 Healthcare Conference. The three-day conference is hosted by Regena Holliday (@ReginaHolliday) – Maryland-based speaker, author and activist focused on patient advocacy. The lineup of speakers for the event covers a range of healthcare […]

Care Worth Millions of Dollars

Care Worth Millions of Dollars

Chris Montoya, PA and Founder of TPC Family Medicine and Urgent Care, loves his patients and is always looking for ways to give them more. Using the Medici app, Montoya can build relationships with patients and give them unparalleled peace of mind. As he told us in a recent interview, the comfort and ease patients […]

Veterinarians No Longer the ‘Bad Guys’

Veterinarians No Longer the ‘Bad Guys’

 Dr. Aaron Smiley, veterinarian at the Devonshire Veterinary Clinic and Geist Animal Hospital, constantly worried about being the bad guy. Whether it was a follow-up question or to get peace of mind about a new issue, the fact remained that clients regularly texted him before, after or during office hours. This put him in […]

Fact not Fiction: Telepsychiatry Delivers Care 100% Online

Fact not Fiction: Telepsychiatry Delivers Care 100% Online

Over half of US adults with mental health problems aren’t receiving care for their disorders, and one in five adults that do receive care still have unmet needs. Telepsychiatry is completely rethinking this gap between doctors and patients by providing unparalleled access to critical mental health services. Pioneers like Dr. Thomas Kim, Chief Medical Officer […]

Are Doctors’ Offices Going Away?

Are Doctors’ Offices Going Away?

Leading health and technology pioneers met recently in Austin, TX for FCGrill, hosted by Fast Company, to discuss the implications of a flood of medical technologies that are redefining what healthcare means. A recent Fast Company article gives insight into the timely conversation that included Medici VP of Product, Jason Whitson, and other leading experts […]

No Headaches for Busy Patients

No Headaches for Busy Patients

Radio 702 sat down with Medici recently to discuss how the innovative mobile app is creating waves in the healthcare community and providing busy patients with easy access to their entire network of doctors. The South African radio station featured Medici as part of their Business Accelerator series, which is centered around enterprising young companies […]

Doctors Give So Much, Say Thanks!

Doctors Give So Much, Say Thanks!

Maybe it was a sick child or an aging parent needing specialized treatment, or maybe you were the one in need of medical help. In any of these moments, there was most likely a special doctor who went above and beyond and brought you comfort in a stressful time. March 30th is National Doctors’ Day, […]

Doctors Too Exhausted to See Patients

Doctors Too Exhausted to See Patients

Overwhelmingly doctors are being flooded with administrative tasks that pull them away from the patients they serve, destroying the basic reason they got into medicine in the first place: to help people. It comes in many forms: filling out insurance documentation, requests for reimbursement or simply a form allowing a patient to get back to […]

Dr. Carroll-Scott: Nurturing Patient Relationships with Medici

Dr. Carroll-Scott: Nurturing Patient Relationships with Medici

Dr. Tina Carroll-Scott, pediatrician and medical director of the South Miami Children’s Clinic just can’t get enough of Medici. As a twenty-three year veteran of the medical profession, she is always looking for innovative new ways to meet her patient’s needs. The Medici app fits the bill perfectly by allowing her to incorporate telehealth into her practice. […]

Secrets to Success from Medici Founder Clint Phillips

Secrets to Success from Medici Founder Clint Phillips

If you are looking to increase your productivity and overall peace of mind, why not start with advice from some of the top influencers in business and technology? Built in Austin had a chance to catch up with leading tech scene founders in Austin, Texas to find out what core habits were at the heart […]

Increasing Healthcare Independence One Consult at a Time

Increasing Healthcare Independence One Consult at a Time

It’s an understatement to say that the market has seen an influx of new healthcare technologies in recent years. Wearables like the Fitbit and Apple Watch are now common staples. Sensors like the Nima peanut sensor and Senso Air allergen tracker strive to improve the quality of lives of allergy sufferers. And just this week, […]

Expanding Veterinary Care with the Medici App

Expanding Veterinary Care with the Medici App

Doctors have trusted Medici to communicate and consult with their patients. But, did you know that Medici is also a veterinary app that integrates seamlessly with your practice? Learn More on the Vet Webpage>> Medici allows you to attract new clients and get paid for consulting with existing clients by call, text or video chat. […]