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News Story: Becker’s Hospital Review Highlights Success of ER Anywhere Virtual Care App

In three months, the app produced 97 percent ER avoidance

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How UCM’s Virtual ER is helping during the COVID-19 pandemic

Utilizing telehealth and virtual care to help patients navigate symptoms of the coronavirus UCM Digital Health is here for you — and we’re making a difference! UCM’s Virtual ER saw a significant increase in the number of cases during the month of March as a result of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s March 1st […]

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News Story: UCM Virtual ER Telehealth Key to Payer COVID-19 Prevention, Diagnosis, Testing

Payers look to prevent patients from carrying the disease into doctors’ offices and ER rooms while seeking care. Health Payer Intelligence reports the telehealth solution that’s key to Payer COVID-19 prevention, diagnosis, testing — and features the MVP Health Care and CDPHP partnership to offer telemedicine services through UCM – Virtual ER. Christopher Del Vecchio, president and chief executive officer […]

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News Story: CDPHP, MVP Health Care partner to expand access to critical health care services

Patients have access to free access to UCM Virtual ER telemedicine services to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Giuliana Bruno and News10 took an in-depth look at how health insurers CDPHP and MVP Health Care have partnered to give patients access to free access to telemedicine services to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. In an interview for this story, Keith Algozzine, […]

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News Story: CDPHP, MVP team up to offer Virtual ER in response to COVID-19

The two health insurers will now provide virtual care to their more than 1 million members combined. The The Daily Gazette shares today’s news that health insurers CDPHP and MVP Health Care have teamed up to offer UCM – Virtual ER‘s telemedicine and emergency to more than 1 million members. Read the full story.

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A Letter from UCM Virtual Health’s Chief Medical Officer

Providing insight and information on COVID-19 Hello, As Chief Medical Officer at UCM Digital Health, I wanted to take a moment to share some thoughts directly with you in regard to the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19. Fundamentally, I’d like to share a message of diligence and calm — and to assure you […]

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Medical Minute: Coronavirus

UCM’s Virtual ER can help answer your Coronavirus questions and concerns UCM Digital Health and the Coronavirus: How we can help Health officials recommend the use of virtual healthcare as cases of the flu and coronavirus affect patients. Our emergency medical team provides emergency medicine triage by leveraging telehealth technology. We are directly connected to the […]

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News Story: WNYT’s Health Beat Segment Features ER Anywhere

Benita Zahn takes a deeper look at the success of the program powered by UCM’s Virtual ER UCM Digital Health CEO Keith Algozzine joined Ali Skinner, CDPHP’s VP of Communications Strategy (at left), and Benita Zahn, WNYT anchor and host of the popular and informative Health Beat segment to discuss the success of the CDPHP’s ER Anywhere offering — powered by […]

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News Story: CDPHP, MVP team up to offer Virtual ER in response to COVID-19

The two health insurers will now provide virtual care to their more than 1 million members combined. The The Daily Gazette shares today’s news that health insurers CDPHP and MVP Health Care have teamed up to offer UCM – Virtual ER‘s telemedicine and emergency to more than 1 million members. Read the full story.

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News Story: Times Union reports Virtual ER coming to tens of thousands in Capital Region

CDPHP, United Concierge Medicine announce significant expansion to 85,000 Medicaid members Times Union reporter Bethany Bump recently covered the announcement that the ER Anywhere virtual emergency room service will soon become available to tens of thousands of Medicaid members across the Capital Region, following a successful pilot project in Rensselaer County yielded 99 percent patient […]

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