Gerber Memorial Unveils Innovative Approach To Health Care
Gerber Memorial is pleased to announce a new service, MedNow, a fast, convenient and affordable way to receive medical care – virtually. By utilizing the latest and most secure technology, MedNow forges closer ties and enhances communication between patients and Spectrum Health providers.
“This health offering provides patients easy access to the care they need today, anywhere in Michigan, anytime,” said Spectrum Health Medical Group Chief Medical Officer Doug Apple, MD. “MedNow puts...
...consumers in charge of how they want to connect with us and when. It’s health care on their terms.”
MedNow is an innovative service that uses Spectrum Health Medical Group doctors, part of the nationally-ranked Spectrum Health System, to provide care anytime. Consumers in Michigan can access care from MedNow if they have a Wi-Fi connection and a credit or debit card.
MedNow has three components:
Consumers can access MedNow in two different ways:
“MedNow is designed to provide very convenient access to great primary care that is not otherwise available while still acknowledging and supporting the patient’s primary medical home,” said Jay LaBine, MD, chief medical officer for Priority Health, Spectrum Health’s affiliated health plan. “The initial feedback from patients has been overwhelmingly positive. We are adapting the way we deliver care to match the busy lifestyles of people today.”
More information is available at http://www.spectrumhealth.org/mednow