Press Releases

July 19, 2018

SOC Telemed Addresses Escalating Psychiatric Care Shortage

RESTON, Va – (July 19, 2018) – A recent study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine finds that a majority of non-metropolitan counties (65%) do not have a...


April 26, 2018

SOC Telemed Launches New Telemedicine Benchmark Reporting

RESTON, Va – April 25, 2018 –SOC Telemed, the leader in acute care telemedicine, today announces the availability of new benchmark reporting capabilities in Telemed IQ...


April 5, 2018

Washington, DC-based MindShare Selects SOC Telemed for its 2018 ...

Reston, VA—March 28, 2018—SOC Telemed, the leader in acute care telemedicine, is proud to announce CEO, Hammad Shah, has joined MindShare, an exclusive organization designed...


March 6, 2018

Specialists On Call Announces Corporate Name Change to SOC Telem...

RESTON, Va – March 6, 2018 – Specialists On Call, the leader in acute care telemedicine, today announced it has changed its corporate name to SOC Telemed (SOC) The new brand...


February 9, 2018

Specialists On Call achieves reaccreditation by The Joint Commis...

RESTON, Va – Feb 8 2018 -- Specialists on Call Inc (SOC), the largest provider of acute care telemedicine technology and services to US hospitals and health systems, has earned...


In the Media

December 8, 2017 | mhealthintelligence
Health System Executives Are Optimistic About Telehealth, mHealt...

Executives from the nation’s largest health systems see a bright future for telehealth and mHealth, according to a UPMC survey. But reimbursement issues and reliability concerns will slow progress for now.

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December 4, 2017 | Becker's Hospital Review
Survey: 53% of healthcare execs, providers plan to grow telemedi...

The majority of healthcare executives and providers — 81 percent — report interest in telemedicine as a method to expand their digital health services, according to a Foley & Lardner survey.

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November 21, 2017 | mobihealthnews
Survey shows growing number of organizations in expanding teleme...

The Foley Telemedicine and Digital Health Survey revealed more interest and use of telemedicine amongst health organizations. The survey was conducted by Foley Lardner LLP, a law firm with a telemedicine team.

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November 1, 2017 | Forbes
How Does Your Doctor’s Webside Manner Compare To Their Bed...

As many patients can attest to, a good bedside manner is one of those special gifts that can transform an average doctor into an outstanding one. However, the compassion and empathy that define a doctor’s bedside manner may not always translate into the tech-enabled reboot of this time-honored skill, now referred to as webside manner.

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October 30, 2017 | Forbes
Help Patients By Allowing More Telemedicine

Americans can use the internet to buy groceries, pay bills, watch movies, and talk to loved ones in faraway cities, all from the convenience of their homes. But for too many Americans, seeing a doctor has changed relatively little since the 1950s. A patient has to make an appointment, drive across town, and sit in a crowded waiting room until their name is called, before they finally get to see their doctor.

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