Industry-leading Concentra Launches Telemedicine in Wisconsin and Connecticut
Virtual health care platform now available in 21 states.ADDISON, Texas — October 1, 2018 — Concentra®, the nation’s largest provider of occupational medicine, today announced the continued expansion of Concentra TelemedTM and Telerehab to Wisconsin and Connecticut. The virtual care platform, now available in 21 states, means more employers nationwide can offer convenient access to specialized health care to their employees.
The company continues to broaden the geographic distribution of Concentra Telemed and Telerehab, modernizing the health care experience and supporting Concentra’s commitment to the delivery of quality care for injured employees. Always putting patients first, Concentra’s telemedicine model leverages today’s latest technology and remains flexible and adaptable enough to evolve as further technology advances are made.
“We continue to widen our reach -- addressing the distinctive needs of our customers,” said Ann Schnure, vice president of Concentra Telemed operations. “We believe Concentra Telemed and Telerehab offer valuable access points to care which empowers patients and helps to deliver meaningful health outcomes.”
Concentra Telemed is built on the company’s strong foundation of 39 years in occupational medicine and workplace health to bring simple, trusted medical care directly to employees via a video connection on a smartphone, tablet, or computer. Concentra’s experienced clinicians provide care to injured workers so they receive a timely diagnosis and immediate treatment, eliminating the need for transportation to a medical center. These virtual visits deliver high patient satisfaction and improved productivity, while limiting costs to the employer.
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Concentra, a division of Select Medical, is a leading health care company focused on improving the health of America’s workforce, one patient at a time. More than 11,000 Concentra colleagues provide occupational medicine, urgent care, physical therapy, and wellness services from more than 530 medical centers, 123 onsite medical facilities, and 31 community-based outpatient clinics across 44 states. www.Concentra.com