VIENNA, Va. and TORONTO, Feb. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Affinity eHealth, the leader in professional substance abuse monitoring, and Iggbo, the leading technology platform for managing healthcare labor, today announced a strategic partnership that will improve the convenience, responsiveness, and efficiency of compliance monitoring and case management of professionals in recovery. Affinity eHealth will leverage Iggbo's on-demand platform and network of highly-ranked healthcare professionals to digitally dispatch collection specialists anytime, anywhere.
Using Iggbo's technology, Affinity eHealth (www.affinityempowering.com/compliance) will uniquely expand its national drug and alcohol collection site network. Iggbo's on-demand platform organizes labor responsible for drug screenings, venipunctures, blood pressure, and weight measurement. Iggbo currently operates across the country with a workforce of over 8,000 healthcare specialists. Iggbo's technology will allow customers of Affinity eHealth to schedule a specimen collection at any time, either at their residence or workplace.
"Our partnership with Iggbo is another value added service that we can offer to our customers. Together we will improve the convenience of substance abuse monitoring," said Scott Storrer Co-chief Executive Officer and President of Affinity eHealth.
Affinity eHealth is the pioneer in compliance monitoring and case management of professionals in recovery. "Given their impressive history, we are honored to partner with Affinity eHealth in an effort to continue to improve the substance abuse monitoring experience of its customers," said Nuno Valentine, CEO and Co-founder of Iggbo.
Iggbo brings personalized medicine to everyone. Operating in over 180 US cities, with a workforce of over 8,000 blood draw professionals, Iggbo's on-demand platform benefits every vertical of healthcare—from health systems to specialty labs to tele-medicine to mobile diagnostics. With smartphone technology, Iggbo closes the last mile to the patient and reinvents healthcare's service delivery model. Iggbo's phlebotomists perform fixed and on-demand draws anywhere, anytime. Physicians and nurses can order lab tests with the push of a button, patient compliance improves to 98%, and every sample is monitored, tracked, and connected digitally. For more, visit www.iggbo.com.
About Affinity eHealth
Affinity eHealth provides technology and services to enable the monitoring of professionals such as physicians and nurses throughout their substance abuse recovery process. The company is the largest provider of these services globally. More information about the company may be found at www.affinityempowering.com.
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