Lowers Payer Costs
Timely access to specialist physicians via nodMD can reduce healthcare costs by: avoiding initial ED/urgent care visits, minimizing costly misdiagnosis and unnecessary procedures, eliminating patient transfers and lowering hospital readmissions.
- 75% of urgent care and emergency room visits are unnecessary or can be effectively handled via telemedicine.
- Specialty care telemedicine results in an 88% revision in diagnosis and a 50% reduction in unnecessary surgeries.
- Telehealth could generate $6 billion in annual healthcare costs savings.
- Cut unnecessary or avoidable hospitalizations by 30% to 50%—or more—which positively impacts your bottom line.