Category Archives: Telehealth

Prime Health Challenge Here We Come!

Patients, providers, and insurers recognize that our goal of improving access to quality, affordable, connected care is a worthy one.  Today we officially received recognition of the value of that goal by being selected as a 2018 Prime Health Challenge Finalist.  This “Shark Tank” style event allows startup digital health companies that are paving a path […]

We are a Prime Health Challenge Semi-finalist!

Prime Health Challenge

At Care on Location we are excited for the progress that we are making in providing better healthcare across Colorado. We are honored to be chosen one of thirteen companies as a semi-finalist in the Prime Health Challenge. This event seeks out health innovation leaders across the industry, and helps to promote collaboration between start-up businesses […]

Local Solutions to Local Problems: The Benefits of Telemedicine for Urgent Care Visits in Rural Colorado

Rural Colorado Post and Mountains

The State of Colorado has been working hard to increase access to healthcare for every person regardless of race, socioeconomic status, age, and citizenship. One demographic that still needs focus is the residents of rural Colorado. There is work to be done so that healthcare equality is achieved with this group. Local Problems There are […]

Increasing Telemedicine Utilization: Throw in the KITCHEN SINK

Kitchen Sink

Telemedicine Availability Does Not Equal Telemedicine Utilization Telemedicine, also sometimes going by telehealth or virtual care, has now been around for quite some time.  Over the past few years it has become a popular buzzword in both the startup business world as well as the healthcare administration world.  Many seem to want a part of […]

The Painful Pee – treat your bladder infection online

Sitting Woman Holding Stomach

Diagnosing and treating bladder infections is common through online urgent care telemedicine services. For most people, if you have had one, you never forget what it feels like. The feeling of having to constantly pee but next to nothing comes out. And it can burn and sting like your on fire down there. Sometimes the […]

Millennials Adopt Telemedicine and Approach Healthcare Differently

Millennials at Table on Computers drinking Coffee

Millennials do not have the connection to a primary care provider (PCP) like the older generations.  That may change as they get older but a new report from the Employee Benefit Research Institute is showing Millennials to be taking a different path that prior generations. Millennials tend to have higher satisfaction with their health coverage […]

Now Caring for Colorado Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) Patients

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As part of our ongoing effort to improve access to high-quality healthcare that is both convenient and affordable, we are happy to announce that we are now seeing Colorado Access Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+) patients. Recently Congress has renewed federal funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program, also known as CHIP, for the next […]

Blood Tests and X-rays ordered from your Barcalounger

Care on Location Blood Work

In order to create a more comprehensive and convenient experience for you, we have partnered with QuestLabs, Labcorp, and Health Images to be able to get your blood tests and x-rays ordered directly from our telemedicine platform.  Blood test ordering is available from LabCorp from Fort Collins on down to Pueblo, from Quest Labs from […]

12 Key Components of a Successful Telemedicine Video Visit for Patients

telemedicine doctor on smartphone

Up to 82% of people have yet to use telemedicine as a method of seeking medical care.  While our primary interaction with healthcare has yet to fully follow the path of our online first interactions with banking and shopping, it is clearly becoming more the norm year upon year.  Just like much in life, if […]

Online Medical Care for Children

Mother and Child on Tablet doing Telemedicine Visit with Online Doctor

The Scenario It is 8 pm on a school night.  Just about bedtime for the kids.  Then one of your children vomits.  You think it might have been a one time thing and you start thinking back to what they ate recently.  Then it starts happening again. And again.  And again.  You now realize this […]