Teladoc Named 2018 Medtech Breakthrough Award Winner
Teladoc Recognized as "Best Telehealth Platform"
Purchase, NY, June 21, 2018 – Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC), the global leader in virtual care, announced that it has been selected as the winner of the "Best Telehealth Platform" award from MedTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global health and medical technology market today.
"At Teladoc, we are successfully delivering on our mission to create a better healthcare experience for patients around the globe, and doing so through innovation in virtual care delivery," stated Stephany Verstraete, Chief Marketing Officer, Teladoc. "Being recognized by MedTech Breakthrough as the Best Telehealth Platform is an honor that recognizes our commitment to defining virtual care delivery and moving the healthcare industry forward."
The mission of the MedTech Breakthrough Awards is to honor excellence and recognize innovation, hard work and success in a range of health and medical technology categories, including Robotics, Clinical Administration, Telehealth, Patient Engagement, Electronic Health Records (EHR), mHealth, Medical Devices, Medical Data and many more. This year's program attracted more than 3,000 nominations from over 12 different countries throughout the world.
"As the global leader in the telehealth space, Teladoc continues to advance the industry with innovative telehealth solutions that deliver on the promise of virtual care around the globe," said James Johnson, managing director, MedTech Breakthrough. "By combining advanced technologies with an easy-to-use comprehensive platform, Teladoc breaks through the crowded virtual care market. Congratulations to the entire Teladoc team on their well-deserved 2018 MedTech Breakthrough Award."
In 2018, Teladoc is projected to deliver two million virtual care visits in the US. With the acquisition of Advance Medical, the company creates the only global comprehensive virtual care platform capable of serving companies and people everywhere. Teladoc offers an integrated mobile app experience, which allows for a single, patient-centered point of access to answers for a wide array of medical needs, spanning the spectrum from non-urgent, episodic needs like flu and upper respiratory infections, to complicated medical conditions like cancer and congestive heart failure.
About Teladoc, Inc.
Teladoc, Inc. (NYSE:TDOC) is the global leader in virtual care. A mission-driven organization, Teladoc is successfully expanding access to high quality healthcare, lowering costs and improving outcomes around the world. The company's award winning, integrated clinical solutions are inclusive of telehealth, expert medical opinions, AI and analytics, and licensable platform services. With more than 2000 employees, the organization delivers care in 125 countries and in more than 20 languages, partnering with employers, hospitals and health systems, and insurers to transform care delivery. For more information, please visit www.teladoc.com or follow @Teladoc on Twitter.
About MedTech Breakthrough
The MedTech Breakthrough Awards program, part of the Tech Breakthrough Awards organization, is devoted to honoring excellence in medical and health related technology companies, products and people. The MedTech Breakthrough Awards provide a platform for public recognition around the achievements of breakthrough MedTech companies and products in categories including Patient Engagement, mHealth, Health & Fitness, Clinical Administration, Healthcare IoT, Genomics, Medical Data, Healthcare Cybersecurity and more. For more information visit www.MedTechBreakthrough.com.