Concentra, American Well Aim to ‘Reshape’ Occupational Medicine Industry Via Telemedicine

Chiron Health Unveils New Telemedicine Software Billing ToolsConcentra, the nation’s largest provider of occupational medicine, announced Thursday that it is expanding its delivery of quality medical care to more employees through the addition of telemedicine services.

It’s all part of a strategic partnership with American Well, a telehealth technology company.

“The addition of the new telemedicine service allows employees to virtually connect with Concentra physicians via computers, kiosks, and smart mobile devices,” this morning’s announcement reads.

With its new telemedicine service, Concentra gives employers another option to seek trusted, expert care for their employees 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

“Our introduction of telemedicine offers an exciting enhancement to the occupational medicine industry, with a unique focus on workplace health and treatment for workers’ comp claims, helping to ensure prompt care,” said Concentra Chief Executive Officer Keith Newton.  “Through this innovation, we’re able to create an exclusive network that combines the most advanced platform with the most advanced occupational medicine providers, reshaping the industry we helped to create nearly 35 years ago.”

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