These Chicago Telehealth Companies Are Changing Healthcare

Written by Alyssa Schroer
Published on Nov. 21, 2023
These Chicago Telehealth Companies Are Changing Healthcare

In recent years, telehealth has gone from a niche offering for people who can’t easily travel to a default option for many who never used to even consider it. Whether it’s increasing access to services for underserved populations or simply helping professionals fit appointments into their busy schedules, here’s how Chicago telehealth companies are making a difference. 

 

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First Stop Health

Founded: 2011

Location: 233 N. Michigan Ave.

What they do: First Stop Health offers on-demand telehealth services via employer benefit programs. First Stop prevents unnecessary visits to emergency rooms and urgent care centers by providing access to physicians for non-emergency issues. Whether a member needs treatment during the weekend or they left medication at home while traveling, First Stop provides quick care solutions to patients in need.

 

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Third Eye Health

Founded: 2014

Location: 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza

What they do: Third Eye Health is a telehealth network for post-acute care. The telehealth platform is used by more than 220 nursing facilities and over 3,500 nurses, providing medical professionals with access to Third Eye’s roster of expert physicians in post-acute emergency medicine. The platform has achieved an average 25% reduction in 30-day hospital readmissions.

 

Images via Shutterstock and social media. This article was originally published in 2019.

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