Mustang CAT Expands Innovative NuPhysicia Medicine-At-Work Telemedicine Worker Health Program
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NuPhysicia, Inc., the premier global telemedicine technology and care provider, announces the launch of a telemedicine-based tobacco cessation program for Mustang CAT, a leading national Caterpillar sales and service company and long-time customer of NuPhysicia’s Medicine-At-Work™ telemedicine on-site clinic service.
“Mustang CAT has been an innovator in providing health and wellness clinical programs to its employees”
Mustang CAT is adding a high-quality videophone at the El Campo facility in their southeast Texas territory for the purposes of providing live, interactive health counseling visits for tobacco cessation to employees.
“The well-being of our employees is a top priority,” shared Anna Keyes, Human Resources Manager at Mustang CAT. “This program’s ability to deliver a very personalized tobacco cessation program using NuPhysicia’s telemedicine care system is a real benefit to our outlying branch stores.”
The tobacco cessation program will allow the Medicine At Work™ clinic medical staff to deliver live, face-to-face counseling to employees enrolled in the program. The program is free to employees and the videophones are installed for privacy of use at the branch locations.
“Mustang CAT has been an innovator in providing health and wellness clinical programs to its employees,” said Dr. Michael J. Davis, a cardiologist and SVP of NuPhysicia. “They know that smoking cessation is an important contributor to overall workforce health and avoiding chronic disease. This program will provide an important positive impact and we are proud to be serving them at their onsite clinic since 2009.”
About Mustang Caterpillar
Mustang Cat has more than 60 years of experience in heavy machinery, power systems, product support and financial services in the industrial equipment industry. With 16 locations serving 35 counties in southeast Texas, Mustang Cat is equipped to service both machines and industrial engines. For more information, please visit, http://www.mustangcat.com.
NuPhysicia Incorporated is a privately held telemedicine informatics provider delivering advanced remote health care – a concept first developed and proven by the University of Texas. With its patented Digital Medical Services® solution, NuPhysicia delivers medical services to patients around the world with InPlace Medical Solutions™ and Medicine At Work™ service lines, and provides its remote health infrastructure to medical organizations. For more information, visit www.nuphysicia.com or call 713.358.9270.