HealthTap Expands Patient Referral Capabilities By Leveraging Health Gorilla’s National Health Information Network

HealthTap Expands Patient Referral Capabilities By Leveraging Health Gorilla’s National Health Information Network

PALO ALTO, California and WASHINGTON, October 18, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Gorilla Health, the first health information network in United States and HealthTap, a virtual healthcare provider for urgent and primary care, announced a partnership to expand HealthTap providers ‘access to their patients’ complete medical records and streamline the exchange of clinical data within their referral network. doctors.

HealthTap allows consumers to form a relationship with a personal physician who will partner with them to take care of their health. With doctors available 24/7 from any device via text or video, a library of questions asked by members on any health-related topic or symptom, and a symptom checker powered by the IA, HealthTap delivers robust primary care to anyone who needs it. this.

The partnership with Health Gorilla will allow HealthTap to increase the number of labs and referral options available to their physicians and patients and aggregate their patients’ historical medical records, which will help them improve clinical outcomes and to reduce costs. HealthTap will announce its new cutting edge features and services over the next two quarters.

“We are very happy to partner with Health Gorilla,” said Hammad Saleem, Director of Innovation at HealthTap. “With access to a greater choice of laboratory and imaging providers and fully integrated patient records, we are well positioned to provide better and more convenient care.”

Health Gorilla and members of their network will benefit from this partnership through two-way data exchanges with HealthTap physicians, facilitating better coordination of care between HealthTap providers and other organizations treating common patients.

“The partnership with HealthTap is a great opportunity for Health Gorilla. They do a great job uniting virtual and in-person care, and we are confident that access to our aggregated health data will improve their physicians’ ability to diagnose and treat patients in a more timely and accurate fashion, ” said Steve yaskin, CEO and co-founder of Health Gorilla.

Health Gorilla has obtained safety certifications from government agencies and other leading healthcare organizations and is the pioneer of the TEFCA-based National Health Information Network. They are SOC-2 Type 2 compliant, HIPAA certified and regularly subject to independent audits.

Their out-of-the-box solution, Clinical Data APIs based on Patient360 or FHIR, power a diverse set of use cases, including telemedicine, remote patient monitoring, and care coordination services, which will support all of HealthTap’s mission to provide access to high-quality, affordable, real-time healthcare.

If you would like to learn more about the Health Gorilla and HealthTap partnership, the Health Gorilla digital health team will be attending HLTH 2021 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center and located at booth 715. The Health Gorilla team will be available to answer to any questions you have about their recent partnerships or how their services can meet digital health and patient data needs.

About Health Gorilla

Founded in 2014, Health Gorilla is a national health information network that enables the entire healthcare ecosystem – patients, payers, providers, digital health solutions and laboratories – to seamlessly share information. health data and consolidate all of each patient’s clinical history in one place. With professional-grade clinical data APIs, HIPAA-compliant user authentication and an unprecedented master patient index, the Health Gorilla network enables providers to easily retrieve their patient information from any system. clinical records while ensuring compliance with the 21st Century Cures Act and Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement (TEFCA) standards.

About HealthTap

HealthTap is an affordable, first-class emergency and primary care virtual clinic, providing nationwide premium medical care to Americans with and without insurance. Our exclusive, easy-to-use and innovative apps and electronic health record apply Silicon Valley standards to effectively engage consumers and physicians online to increase the fairness, accessibility and efficiency of continuing medical care for consumers, providers, employers and payers. HealthTap Board Certified Physicians Based in the U.S. Are Available Anywhere North America.