Whether you are looking for a doctor to help you deal with a medical condition or just want to stay healthy, you can now text with a doctor for free on HealthTap. The App works with the Compass system, which provides personalized healthcare. The app also has a partnership with Samsung, which enables patients to conduct virtual healthcare visits through their Samsung Smart TVs.
Answers come from U.S.-licensed doctors
Thousands of doctor answer health questions online on HealthTap. They are located in all 50 states and cover more than 112 specialties. The site’s answers are peer reviewed, and it offers doctors a platform to promote themselves.
Doctors on HealthTap come from all practice settings, including private practices and medical groups. They are also recognized nationally and locally. They have published articles in top medical journals, and have served as division chiefs at premier medical centers.
Using HealthTap’s Smart Health Search algorithms, it matches queries with answers provided by doctors. It is a free, searchable health site that provides users with the most trusted health information. HealthTap has been downloaded by over 2 million people and serves more than 7 million unique visitors a month.
App costs $99 per person per month
Using HealthTap’s app, you can speak to a doctor on demand. The doctor can prescribe medicine and recommend specialists. You can also arrange an appointment with the doctor through a virtual consultation. You can also use HealthTap to access health news and information. You can also add a family member to your account.
When you sign up, you will need to fill out a profile. Then you can add doctors in your area to your care team. You can also post questions and explore the history of your interactions with your doctor. There are also tools for exploring your care guide, searching the library, and setting up reminders.
Besides its question and answer website, HealthTap offers an app. This is especially helpful for answering questions about your medications. The app is available for both iOS and Android.
Compass system provides individualized healthcare
Using a proprietary health operating system, HealthTap offers an instant, world-class, and individualized healthcare experience. The company leverages a network of over 70,000 doctors worldwide. Using the company’s Compass mobile app, users can receive virtual consultations, lab test interpretations, and prescription reminders. HealthTap’s Compass also boasts a number of perks, such as providing the most cost-efficient way to get a physical, or a referral to a specialist.
The company has received funding from a number of high-profile investors, including Mayfield Fund, Mohr Davidow Ventures, and Khosla Ventures. The company is set to reinvent healthcare across the globe. The company recently opened a hub office in Hamilton, New Zealand.
The company’s patented RateRx physician recommendation system will allow HealthTap to offer patients the best health information in a timely fashion. HealthTap’s Compass will be a big part of ensuring that employees are getting the best possible care. In fact, HealthTap Compass will eventually replace the company’s traditional benefits card, a move that will benefit both the company and its employees.
Partnership with Samsung to allow patients to conduct their virtual healthcare visits through their Samsung Smart TVs
During the Samsung Developer Conference in September, HealthTap announced a partnership with Samsung to offer virtual healthcare services on Samsung Smart TVs. This collaboration will allow Samsung TV owners to schedule appointments with a doctor of their choice, review doctor credentials, and even conduct their healthcare visits using the TV’s connected camera.
HealthTap is a virtual healthcare provider that serves tens of millions of consumers online. It offers consumers a variety of health services including primary care, urgent care, and virtual consultations. The company’s app lets consumers select a doctor and schedule appointments, review credentials, and even watch a video interview with the doctor. The company has more than 60,000 volunteer doctors in 147 specialties.
The company plans to expand its virtual primary care capabilities to Samsung Smart TVs in the U.S. HealthTap will demonstrate its capabilities at the 2022 Samsung Developer Conference.