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- AVIA Innovator Network

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- HuffPost

“Before you actually talk to your doctor, [SmartExam] gathers basic data. The app dynamically adapts the questions according to your answers. Using AI, it will give your doctor a preliminary diagnosis treatment plan.
- Wired

“Thank you, thank you. I was able to get relief so much faster than driving to a clinic. The instructions were thorough and easy to understand. This is smart health care.
- Adventist Patient, 2018

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- Patient, Greenville Health System, 2018

“Very fast and effective way to get treated without going to a doctor's office and waiting. It only took about 15 minutes from the time I started the exam to get medications called into my pharmacy.
- Patient, Palmetto Health 2018

“I live 85 miles from my doctor. This service saved a long trip and I was treated properly.
- Patient, Presbyterian Health, 2018

“It was so convenient and easy to use. I didn't have to take time off work or get extra tests that were not needed. I had no waiting in a waiting room full of sick people and was able to pick my prescription up right after work. Awesome!
- Patient, Presbyterian Health, 2018

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- Provider, Providence Health Systems, 2018

“SmartExam is being used by health systems to offer 24/7 access to care for more than 470 common medical conditions.”
- The Wall Street Journal, 2019


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October 23, 2019

Bright.md Digest: Healthcare independent of hospitals, telehealth reimbursement parity, and virtual care for patients who don’t want to be “seen”


Welcome to the Halloween edition of the Bright.md Digest! As we at Bright.md HQ put the finishing touches on our costumes, stock up on candy, and bob for apples (OK, we’re not really doing that), we’re also keeping an eye on the latest news in virtual care. It’s downright scary how much is going on!

Jim Hinton says there is no “hospital of the future.” Instead, the future of healthcare is in systems, not buildings. Read the other fresh takes the CEO of Baylor Scott & White has in this Advisory Board interview.

Why Jim Hinton, CEO of Baylor Scott & White Health, says 'there isn't a hospital system of the future'

What are the options for patients who want to receive care without being “seen” by a doctor? Presbyterian Healthcare Services has found a solution in asynchronous virtual care.

Presbyterian Health ‘Sees’ its Way to Success With Asynchronous Telehealth

As California goes, so goes the rest of healthcare? California joins 36 other states in requiring commercial health insurance plans to cover telehealth. Here’s hoping California’s new telehealth parity laws spread throughout the nation as well.

California Governor Signs New Telehealth Insurance Law


Learn how Bright.md's virtual care solutions can help your system manage the COVID-19 crisis and deliver high-quality care for hundreds of conditions every day.

Contact Bright.md to schedule a demo and experience the product from all perspectives.


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