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How does telehealth benefit healthcare providers?

How does telehealth benefit healthcare providers?

Pressure on doctors to cut costs, comply with regulations, and maintain daily operations while caring for patients is increasing. To survive in this complicated environment and maintain a work-life balance, operational efficiency and time management is essential. Patients also feel pressure managing and paying for healthcare. Patients spend an average of 121 minutes per doctor’s […]

How to Choose a Veterinary Telehealth Solution

How to Choose a Veterinary Telehealth Solution

Telehealth is a versatile tool that many veterinarians already use each time they answer a text, receive a call or respond to a Facebook message from a client. However, a telehealth solution built with veterinarians in mind can help you be more efficient and get paid for professional services formerly provided for free. It can […]

Medici Acquires Chiron Health

Medici Acquires Chiron Health

Medici is pleased to announce the acquisition of Chiron Health, furthering its commitment to create a better healthcare experience for one million doctors and one billion patients. The acquisition follows on the heels of other major company news including the announcement of $22 million in Series A funding and the November acquisition of DocbookMD. “These two acquisitions […]

Is Text Messaging HIPAA-Compliant?

Is Text Messaging HIPAA-Compliant?

One of the most common questions doctors have as they are evaluating telehealth options is related to compliance. Do Medici virtual visits meet the standards required to keep their communications HIPAA-compliant and protect potential PHI? Dos & Don’ts of HIPAA-Compliant Messaging Text messaging is such a ubiquitous form of communication today, it’s natural that doctors […]

How One Veterinarian Makes $1k/mo+ Offering Telehealth

How One Veterinarian Makes $1k/mo+ Offering Telehealth

Enterprising Veterinarians Are Using Telehealth to Add Real Revenue to Their Practices Veterinary Telehealth is getting a lot of attention these days. Most of the veterinarians we speak to acknowledge that they provide free telehealth to their clients every day in their practices already – via telephone, text or social messaging. Despite admitting to doing […]

VCPR & Telehealth for Veterinarians

VCPR & Telehealth for Veterinarians

Veterinarians often ask us if it’s legal to offer telehealth in their practice. The short answer is ‘yes’ if you are offering virtual care with a valid VCPR in place. Many practices are familiar with providing veterinary advice and follow-up care to existing clients in email, phone and even via text – but you will […]

Medici Announces Acquisition of DocbookMD

Medici Announces Acquisition of DocbookMD

Global Telehealth Platform Adds Respected Doctor-Messaging Technology Medici today announced its acquisition of secure healthcare messaging company DocbookMD. The acquisition will offer doctors and other healthcare providers access to a broad range of mobile communication and telehealth tools that will fundamentally change how doctors practice medicine. In the arrangement, Medici will assume DocbookMD’s technical assets, […]

Anne Hunt Joins Medici as Head of Product

Anne Hunt Joins Medici as Head of Product

Medici is delighted to welcome Anne Hunt, predictive analytics expert, as its new head of product. Hunt has held senior positions in both product and engineering functions and has dedicated her career to bringing the latest technologies to market. Most recently, Hunt was the Director of Product Management at Castlight Health based in San Francisco. […]

Recognising Independent Private Practices

Recognising Independent Private Practices

Medici is proud to support independent primary care practitioners in South Africa. Joining forces with the Alliance of South African Independent Practitioners Associations (ASAIPA), Medici will be a key sponsor of the first National Medical Awards (NMA). The National Medical Awards are aimed at recognising the invaluable contributions of the country’s independent primary care doctors […]

Giving Patients the Care They Deserve

Giving Patients the Care They Deserve

How do we guarantee that patients get the care they deserve amid misdiagnoses, administrative burdens and with large groups of under-served populations? Medici CEO, Clint Phillips tackled this and other pressing industry concerns on the most recent episode of the Relentless Health Value podcast. Patients as Healthcare Managers When patients are diagnosed with a serious […]

Medicine as Easy as Ordering an Uber?

Medicine as Easy as Ordering an Uber?

Can speaking with a doctor really be as easy as ordering a ride home? That’s the big question Medici has set its sights on solving in the medical space. As thought leaders flocked to Austin last week when the American Telemedicine Association was in town, CBS Austin sat down with Medici to discuss its unique business […]

Hot & Too Good to Be True

Hot & Too Good to Be True

August has been a hot month in the Medici hometown of Austin, Texas with temperatures breaking the 100 degree mark almost every day. It’s also been a very hot month for Medici. Crunchbase named it a hot Austin startup and Medici hit the Interesting Engineering list of ‘Too Good to be True’ apps. Medici Named […]

Leading the Telemedicine Charge

Leading the Telemedicine Charge

To say that it’s an exciting time for telemedicine would be a major understatement. Near daily updates to the regulatory and reimbursement landscape recognize the crucial role telemedicine will have in healthcare in the years to come.  Medici is leading the charge of making medicine convenient and accessible for everyone, as mentioned in new article […]

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 […]