December 2, 2019
Columbus Regional Healthcare System partners with RelyMD to Provide Employee Virtual Healthcare Benefits
CARY, N.C. – (December 2, 2019) – RelyMD, North Carolina’s only physician-founded telehealth service, is partnering with Columbus Regional Healthcare System, a 154-bed facility located in Whiteville, North Carolina. Eligible Columbus Regional Healthcare System employees and their dependents now have access to RelyMD telehealth apps and medical team as an alternative to in-person urgent care or after-hours visits for non-emergency injuries and illnesses.
RelyMD provides virtual health apps and services – 24/7/365 – with access to highly-trained healthcare providers with extensive experience in providing virtual care. This web and mobile-based approach allows adult and pediatric patients to quickly obtain high-quality medical care with one of RelyMD’s actively practicing providers.
“As practicing physicians, our team understands the grueling demands on hospital employees,” said David Levin, CEO of RelyMD. “We’re excited to partner with another North Carolina-based hospital and to help Columbus Regional Healthcare System provide their employees with convenient alternatives to expensive emergency room and urgent care visits. Our goal is to ensure these busy hospital team members receive the same high-quality care they give to their own patients and community.”
For more information on RelyMD, visit www.relymd.com.
RelyMD is a virtual health service that provides 24/7 access to highly trained healthcare providers for both children and adults via video consultation. Patients are able to seek care with an average wait time of less than 10 minutes via web browser or mobile app. RelyMD is staffed by Wake Emergency Physicians, PA, a group of more than 150 providers who provide care to approximately 300,000 patients annually at hospitals throughout the region. To learn more about how RelyMD works, visit www.relymd.com.
About Columbus Regional Healthcare System
Columbus Regional Healthcare System boasts an impressive and highly trained medical staff and other healthcare professionals who represent a range of specialties and are dedicated to the well-being of every patient in their care. Licensed for 154 beds, Columbus Regional Healthcare System is a not-for-profit organization accredited by DNV GL Healthcare.
Chelsea Raegen, RelyMD