Iagnosis, a developer of telemedicine solutions and the creator of DermatologistOnCall, announced Tuesday that its founder and chief medical officer, Mark P. Seraly, MD, has been elected Vice Chair of the Teledermatology Special Interest Group of the American Telemedicine Association (ATA).
“I am very honored by the American Telemedicine Association to be elected by the members as vice chair in their special interest group for teledermatology. I’m excited to contribute the insights drawn from my several years of real-world experience in not just practicing telehealth myself, but also in building a business model and championing provider adoption to enable a successful offering to patients,” said Dr. Seraly in a written statement to the media.
Dr. Seraly started Iagnosis, Inc. and the DermatologistOnCall platform in 2012 to provide “better dermatology healthcare access to patients by utilizing modern, Internet-enabled and mobile technologies.”
According to data and projections shared in Tuesday’s announcement, telemedicine represents the most rapidly growing sector in the healthcare industry, with industry analyst firm IHS forecasting global telehealth market growth of more than a factor of 10 from 2013 to 2018.