Access Physicians and Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital Launch Teleneurology Program
January 15, 2021 (Ste. Genevieve, Missouri) – Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital (SGCMH) is partnering with the nation’s leading multispecialty telemedicine group, Access Physician, to provide teleneurology services for its patients.
Through the partnership, healthcare providers at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital can connect with an Access Physicians, board-certified neurologist via secure, high-resolution technology in minutes. SGCMH healthcare providers and staff have access to the highest level of teleneurology consultation to respond quickly to patients experiencing a stroke and to diagnose and treat patients with epilepsy, severe headaches, multiple sclerosis, and other neurological conditions.
“Access Physicians prides itself on working with forward-thinking hospitals to enhance the delivery of clinical excellence locally,” said Chris Gallagher, M.D., CEO, Access Physicians. “Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital has a tradition of innovation and implementation of best practices, and we look forward to working with them to further this tradition.”
“Partnering with Access Physicians aligns with our core values of innovation, excellence, and teamwork,” said Steve Pautler, DPS, MHA, BSN, FACHE, and CEO, Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital. “Our patients rely on us to be there for them, no matter their health care need. With the teleneurology program, we can care for our patients with neurological conditions right here at home.”