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Keep up with the latest news and digital healthcare trends in the UCM Digital Health blog.

Medical Minute: Benefits of using images and video during a virtual consult

How a photo helps tell the full story of a medical issue and why it’s so helpful during a virtual consult There’s an old adage that says, “a picture is worth a thousand words.” That’s especially true when it comes to a virtual visit with a medical provider. At UCM Digital Health, patients have the […]

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A Video Chat with UCM and AIMM

Listen in as CEO Keith Algozzine and AIMM Founder Deb Ault discuss the importance of putting patients first in telehealth services

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Medical Minute: Emerging from COVID-19

UCM’s Virtual ER is here to help you navigate through all things COVID-19 A virtual consultation with an emergency medical provider means you get the right care, at the right time, at the right place. What a few months it has been — the novel coronavirus changed so many things about the way we live, […]

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COVID-19 Questions Answered

Common questions about the coronavirus As the nation’s stay-at-home guidelines phase out, and people head back to some sort of new normal, COVID-19 remains a risk. UCM’s Virtual ER team is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to treat and triage patients on a variety of emergency medical issues, including symptoms of […]

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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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