SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Doctor On Demand today announced that it will be extending support to all those affected by Hurricane Matthew in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina and North Carolina. Over the next week, the company will make its medical and mental health services available to anyone in the affected regions at no cost.
During significant weather events, patients are often unable to access healthcare, due to road closures, flooding, or office closures. The services from Doctor On Demand will allow patients to access care without traveling into severe weather situations.
Doctor On Demand offers fast, easy and cost-effective video consultations with board-certified physicians, psychiatrists, and licensed psychologists via smartphone or computer. The service is available for anyone to use 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To access Doctor On Demand, download the app (iTunes or Google Play) or create an account on the website. Once registered, patients can enter code MATTHEW to redeem their visit.
Doctor On Demand’s board-certified physicians are available on-demand and can treat common conditions like cold & flu, allergies, and sinus infections. The typical average wait time to connect with a doctor is under 3 minutes. Doctor On Demand psychologists are available by appointment only between the hours of 7am and 10pm and have extensive experience coaching patients through natural disasters and traumatic events.
To download the Doctor On Demand app, click here.
To contact Doctor On Demand’s member support team, call 1 (800) 997-6196.
About Doctor On Demand
Doctor On Demand provides video visits with board-certified physicians and psychiatrists, and doctorate-level psychologists via smartphones, tablets, and desktop computers. Patients simply download the Doctor On Demand app or visit www.doctorondemand.com, provide a summary of the reason for their visit, and are connected to a provider licensed in their state for a video visit. Doctor On Demand delivers services through employers, health systems, health plans, and directly to consumers. Through these partnerships, tens of millions of Americans have in-network or subsidized access to Doctor On Demand. Consumers rate Doctor On Demand as the best telemedicine provider. The company has three times more 5-star app reviews than its major competitors combined. To learn more, visit www.doctorondemand.com.