Telemedicine startup Doctor On Demand has added a new service. Beginning this summer, the company will offer laboratory testing services .
Through the new offering, when physicians need to order a test for patients, they will be able to access numerous tests without having to go through other lab provider platforms. Patients will be able to select from a variety of lab experiences. They’ll then receive results through the Doctor On Demand app.
In an email, Doctor On Demand CEO Hill Ferguson told MedCity the addition presents a way for patients to have more control over their health. “We want to remove any barriers that stand in the way of treating our patients over telemedicine — and by doing this we give our physicians direct access to the test results without having to go through a separate platform,” he said. “This also makes for a seamless process for our patients who in return are able to choose the lab experience they want and need that best fits their location, insurance and budget.”
Doctor On Demand says a single visit with a medical doctor costs $75 . With the new lab services offering, Ferguson said the “only added cost is that of the […]