May 18, 2016, 09:00 ET
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., May 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MyOnCallDoc, an international leading telemedicine company that connects patients with providers, announced today the launch of a 60-day pilot program serving the transgender community.
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MyOnCallDoc CEO Craig Zurman said, "The widely dispersed transgender community has a need for physicians that are specifically trained to manage transgender care. Our international platform is ideal for easily and effectively connecting patients with providers worldwide."
The formal partnership agreement with the World Professional Association of Transgender Health (wpath.org) provides health care to the transgender community members. The program is known as GenderCare.
As part of the agreement MyOnCallDoc's telehealth technology software platform, private branded for GenderCare, will on-board over 1,200 clinicians including physicians, psychiatrists, and psychologists, and who specialize in transgender care.
World Professional Association for Transgender Health President Dr. Jamison Green commented, "We are excited to offer telemedicine to our members and partner networks, making access to care easier than ever before. Our specialized clinicians will now be able to deliver care to transgender patients in the privacy of their homes. This is a big deal for trans* people who do not have ready access to quality care."
The company plans a full U.S. domestic rollout on July 1, and an international launch on September 1, 2016.
More information can be found at gendercare.us
The company's telehealth provider network is primarily managed by Net Medical Xpress, based in Albuquerque, NM.
MyOnCallDoc is an innovative way to access the services of physicians and other healthcare professionals. Its telehealth technology, which can be privately branded, delivers one-on-one access to international clinicians, U.S. board-certified physicians and healthcare professionals 24/7, 365 days a year. The company's technology is simple to access, integrates with a large range of devices making it the fastest and easiest way to connect with a doctor via a secure video connection.
For more information, contact:
Craig A. Long
Chief Operating Officer
About World Professional Association of TransgenderHealth (WPATH)
WPATH is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, interdisciplinary professional and educational international organization devoted to transgender health. Its professional, supporting, and student members engage in clinical and academic practice and research to develop evidence-based medicine, and strive to promote a high quality of care for transsexual, transgender, and gender-nonconforming individuals around the globe.
For more information, contact:
Director of Global Education and Development
World Professional Association for Transgender Health
For investor-related questions regarding MyOnCallDoc contact Dino Lucarelli, Lucarelli Tactical Group, at (859) 331-6522 ([email protected]).
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