IN THE NEWS


Dallas News
September 3, 2018

Which North Texas companies are on their way up? D-FW is fertile ground for growing firms
"Young and fast-growing businesses help fuel the economy in the Dallas area and across the country. From health care to technology, the top 10 companies on the list reflect the diversity of the region's businesses, [including] Dallas-based Access Physicians, which connects doctors, nurses and patients through telemedicine."


Inc. Magazine
August 15, 2018

Inc. 5000 Annual Ranking of the Fastest-Growing Companies in America
"If entrepreneurs are the lifeblood of an economy, consider Inc.'s ranking of 5,000 companies America's circulator system. Our annual report looks at these fast-growing innovators--and how they made our list."


Becker's Hospital Review
July 30, 2018

Female Health IT Leaders To Know
Erica St. Angel, CTIO of Access Physicians, named to Becker's Hospital Review list of health IT leaders to know. "Technology is a crucial part of hospitals and health systems across the U.S. At these organizations, as well as health IT vendors, there are women who have expertise in various technology areas, including EHRs, analytics and telemedicine."


Medical Group Management Association
February 2018

Telehealth: Adoption and Best Practices 
“You have to figure out what value does telemedicine bring to each stakeholder,” Gallagher said, noting that nurses, physicians and executives within the organization need clarity about what telemedicine will bring to the practice."


Longevity Network
November 27, 2017

Telehealth Improves Access to High-Quality Care for Residents in Senior Housing
"The statistics tell the tale...17% reduction in mortality rate. The patient experience will, too. Travel time is a huge barrier to health care for seniors. Telehealth cuts that. Access's program has a Net Promoter Score of +95, with patients expressing satisfaction in their care."


Senior Housing News
November 26, 2017

Why Telemedicine is the Future in Senior Housing 
"'There really are endless reasons why those greater than 65 have more difficulty accessing care,' said Dr. Eduardo Vadia, co-founder of Access Physicians, during a recent Senior Housing News webinar on the rise of telemedicine in senior housing. 'Telemedicine is a better approach to providing better access.'”


HealthTech Magazine
November 16, 2017

How Innovative Providers Overcome the Obstacles to Telehealth Success 
"Access Physicians Offers a Working Remote Care Model. One organization whose approach to telemedicine garnered much attention from attendees at the conference was Access Physicians. Formed by Drs. Chris Gallagher, a cardiologist, and Eduardo Vadia, a pulmonologist, the provider group was created with a focus on supplementing patient care to hospitals that lack on-staff specialists."


HealthTech Magazine
October 23, 2017

With Remote Care Tech Physicians Provide Timely Treatment, Prevent Burnout
"Staff in rural facilities also get the chance to work on more complex cases. Since deploying Access Physicians’ carts, the hospital’s average daily census in the intensive care unit has gone up, which means they provide care for more patients as opposed to sending them to urban centers. “Telemedicine allows our staff to practice at a higher level,” McGrady says."


Top Workplaces
October 2017

Access Physicians Named to Top Workplaces in Dallas 2017 
Access Physicians recognized as one of the Top 100 Companies and Organizations in Dallas Fort Worth based solely on surveys about the workplace completed by their employees.


Sulphur Springs News Telegram
August 12, 2017

Telemedicine Bringing Specialist Care to Hopkins County 
We saved a patient the third night,” Gallagher said. “Everyone said, ‘This went from an idea to something with potential.’”


Becker's Healthcare
August 30, 2016

How Telemedicine Services Improve Overnight Care: 6 Takeaways 
"It'll provide hospitals in rural settings instant access to physicians and it eliminates the need to transport patients to distant hospitals that have the capacity to have a large night staff. For urban hospitals, it allows them to reduce their off-hour staffing needs."


mHealth Intelligence
August 30, 2016

How Nighttime Telehealth Services Can Improve Overnight Care 
“We have someone that comes in overnight and in critical condition that requires a physician's immediate attention — with telemedicine we can get that immediately. Before, we would have to transfer. But now we're in contact with that doctor in Dallas; he's there on the monitor in the room, taking care of the patient immediately.”


D CEO Healthcare
April 4, 2014

Telemedicine Brings Much-Needed Specialty Care to Rural Hospitals
"Telemedicine has been a boon to the facility. He said the hospital previously relied on weekly visits from a pulmonologist, and frequently had to transfer more complicated cases to hospitals in Dallas or Tyler. Telemedicine has allowed the hospitals to keep those cases and allow convenient patient access for families."


AT THE MIC


Texas Health Improvement Network
The University of Texas System

August 23, 2018

Expert Panel on Increasing Adoption of Telemedicine in Texas for Population Health and Health Equity
Saurin Patel, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Access Physicians


Texas Hospital Association
Texas Healthcare Trustees
Healthcare Governance Conference

July 27, 2018

Saving Rural Healthcare Through Telemedicine
Saurin Patel, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Access Physicians
Michael McAndrew, FACHE, Director of Physician Engagement, Access Physicians


Texas Critical Access
Hospital Conference

June 21, 2018

Telemedicine Initiatives in Rural and Critical Access Hospitals: CEO Panel Discussion
Michael McAndrew, FACHE, Director of Physician Engagement, Access Physicians


Texas Organization of Rural & Community Hospitals (TORCH)
Annual Conference

April 11, 2018

Implementing a Successful Rural Telemedicine Program
Saurin Patel, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Access Physicians


Annual Conference of the
American Society on Aging

March 27, 2018

Telehealth and Other Technologies for Reaching and Providing Services for Older Adults Where They Live
Eduardo Vadia, MD, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Access Physicians


Texas Hospital Association
Annual Conference

February 5, 2017

Saving Rural Health Care Through Telemedicine
Chris Gallagher, MD, FACC, President and Co-Founder, Access Physicians
Michael McAndrew, FACHE, Director of Physician Engagement, Access Physicians


Christian Camp and
Conference Association

December 13, 2017

Camp Telemedicine: Saving Time, Money and Tears
Lauren Ingram, Nurse Practitioner, Access Physicians


Senior Housing News Webinar
November 7, 2017

Inside The Rise of Telemedicine and Senior Housing
Eduardo Vadia, MD, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Access Physicians


Gartner Symposium/ITxpo
October 1, 2017

Delivering High Quality Telehealth at Scale
Eduardo Vadia, MD, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Access Physicians


Global Innovation in Telehealth: Private and Public Sector Opportunities
UC Berkeley and UC Davis

September 23, 2017

Telehealth Emerging Issues & Opportunities
Eduardo Vadia, MD, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Access Physicians


Access Physicians is committed to
clinical excellence through telemedicine.