SUNRISE, Fla., May 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MDLIVE Inc. today announced it recently surpassed a significant industry growth milestone of 1 million virtual health visits. These visits are delivered by the company’s nationwide team of physician and medical experts covering every state and providing 24/7/365 access with a focus on high-quality, convenient, cost-effective virtual medical, dermatological and behavioral health care. 

“MDLIVE prides itself on delivering the best virtual care experience for its consumers and providers,” said Rich Berner, Chief Executive Officer of MDLIVE. “The completion of our 1 millionth visit and our continued increase in visits growth rate, along with our investments in our team and solutions, reflect our commitment to the quality of care and comprehensive nature of our offering. Furthermore, we are seeing significant progress with raising awareness across all audiences, which has translated into higher utilization rates.”

“Cigna is passionate about helping customers find the right care, at the right time,” said Alan Muney, MD, MHA, Chief Medical Officer, Executive Vice President, Total Health and Network at Cigna. “Through our partnership with MDLIVE, we provide customers with easy, seamless access to a national network of board-certified doctors who specialize in treating minor medical conditions. Telehealth provides a quality, affordable and convenient option for our customers across the country.”

“We founded MDLIVE nine years ago with the vision of making virtual primary care accessible to customers across the country,” said Randy Parker, MDLIVE’s Founder, Chief Business Development and Marketing Officer. “To see our vision realized is incredibly meaningful. Achieving this important milestone of virtual health consultations confirms the viability and competitiveness of our platform and exceptional service offerings. We operate on the next frontier to providing true consumer-focused care. As we expand our platform into additional therapeutic areas and continue to develop our AI assistant, Sophie, we look forward to providing MDLIVE services to the next million users.”

About MDLIVE

Founded in 2009, MDLIVE Inc. is a visionary and pioneer in the digital delivery of high-quality, convenient, cost-efficient virtual care for medical, dermatological and behavioral health conditions. The company provides consumers, health plans, health systems and self-insured employers with 24/7/365 access to its network of board-certified doctors and licensed therapists via secure online video and phone through the MDLIVE service and technology platform. Registered users can receive a virtual consultation through the company’s HIPAA and PHI-compliant secure, cloud-based platform from home or on the go. To learn more about how MDLIVE is using telehealth innovations to improve the delivery of healthcare, visit www.MDLIVE.com

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David Schull
Russo Partners
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Caroline Cunningham
Russo Partners
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