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Consult A Doctor

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Consult A Doctor

Group Eligibility

Consult A Doctor’s employer and group programs are meant to maximize health benefits to employees and boost morale while substantially lowering healthcare costs for both the employer and employee. Studies have shown that up to 70% of unnecessary doctor visits can be eliminated with consumer-driven telemedicine services like Consult A Doctor. Employers realize savings and increased productivity from lower absenteeism attributable to preventable illness and unnecessary doctor’s office visits, lower costs to the employer and employee for not having to pay for those visits, and prevention education that improves the overall health of the employees. (Employers, Self-Insured Employers, Associations, Health Plans, TPAs)

State Eligibility

Consult A Doctor’s service is available in all 50 states.

Product / Services

Consult A DoctorTM offers 24/7 access to its proprietary nationwide cross-coverage network of U.S. licensed physicians for telephone and secure e-mail medical consultations. Physicians provide specific answers to medical questions and advice regarding non-emergency, routine medical conditions. Physicians discuss symptoms, recommend treatment options, diagnose many common conditions, and prescribe medication when appropriate. Consult A Doctor’s personalized solution includes, My Personal Health Manager, an integrated service that allows you to search for a specific health topic, then speak immediately to a doctor.

Group / Individual

Consult A Doctor’s service is available to anyone who wants convenient and affordable access to a doctor. Consult A Doctor’s offerings are designed for individual members (uninsured and underinsured), and large groups.

Additional Information

Consult A Doctor offers 24/7 access to its proprietary nationwide cross-coverage network of U.S. licensed general practice physicians and specialists for telephone and secure e-mail medical consultations. Consult A Doctor provides access to quality, affordable and complementary healthcare Anytime, Anywhere, to Anyone. We believe that physician-provided health information economically provided via telephone medical consultations and secure e-mail medical consultations is fundamental to the decline of health care expenses.  Consult A Doctor’s innovative solutions remove the many barriers that currently exist between patients and physicians - geographical, economical and psychological - that discourage consumers from seeking needed preventative and/or ongoing health care.