DALLAS (June 1, 2015) – Teladoc, the nation’s first and largest telehealth provider, announced that Jason Gorevic, chief executive officer, will speak at AHIP Institute 2015. Gorevic will co-present the session, “A New Wave of Telehealth – and What’s Coming Next,” with Rich Feifer, chief medical officer at Aetna, and Niteesh Choudhry, chief researcher at Veracity Analytics on Friday, June 5, 2015 at 9:55 a.m. CDT at Music City Center in Nashville, Tennessee. America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) is a national trade association representing the health insurance industry.
The trio will discuss the powerful wave telehealth is making throughout the health care industry and the enormity of change it has created for new health care delivery options and the tangible benefits. Each speaker will offer a unique perspective as a leader within their respective industry. Attendees can expect Feifer to discuss telehealth as a solution to overcoming today’s health care challenges, while Choudhry will share results from his latest study on the economics of telehealth. Gorevic will share his predictions on the next wave in telehealth, from expanded specialty offerings to additional at-home products and services.
Founded in 2002, Teladoc is the nation’s first and largest telehealth provider with more than 10 million members. With 298,000 consults in 2014, Teladoc is on track to conduct more than 500,000 consults in 2015. Teladoc provides 24/7 access to affordable, high-quality medical care for adults and children experiencing non-emergency medical issues via phone, secure online video, mobile app or web. Through a directly managed network of U.S.-based, board-certified physicians, Teladoc delivers a 95 percent patient satisfaction rate with an average response time of less than 10 minutes. Teladoc is the first and only telehealth provider to receive certification from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its physician credentialing process, scoring 100 percent. Recognized by Fast Company as “One of the World’s Most Innovative Companies in Health Care” in 2013, Teladoc partners with health plans, corporations, organizations and patients seeking accessible and affordable high-quality medical care. For more information, please visit teladoc.com, twitter.com/teladoc, facebook.com/teladoc or linkedin.com/teladoc.