Physician 360 Blog
The rapid emergence of COVID-19 has left many Amercians feeling scared and uneasy about what this means for them. The virus continues to be spread across the country, with nearly 21 million cases reported thus far and over 350,000 deaths. Senior citizens have an even higher risk than the general public of contracting a serious case of coronavirus. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), adults over 65 years make up for 31% of cases, 45% of hospitalizations, 53% of ICU admissions, and 80% of deaths. Caring for a senior family member during the pandemic is more difficult than…
During these times, traveling is already stressful, and getting an appointment at an in-person testing site presents an additional challenge. Luckily, there is an alternative! You can now test yourself and your family stress-free in the comfort and safety of your own home with Physician 360’s COVID-19 home collection kits.
It’s important for parents to understand the symptoms of a childhood ear infection so that your child can get treated. Children can’t always articulate what they are feeling, so parents knowing the signs can save your child from pain and avoid partial hearing-loss from an untreated ear infection.
Startup.info has featured an interview with Physician 360 founder Angela Fusaro MD, MBA on the company and its goals. The article covers topics such as COVID-19, Physician 360's founding and mission, and the telemedicine industry.
Physician 360’s ear-infection kit includes an otoscope that plugs into a patient’s computer that allows a board-certified medical professional to diagnose the patient through the included telemedicine visit. Once diagnosed, a patient can have the prescription (if indicated) sent right to your pharmacy.
Atlanta Inno recently featured Physician 360 in a company profile, detailing the inspiration behind the telemedicine platform and the benefits that accessible, at-home diagnostic tests can offer to patients.
Dr. Rob Lapporte is co-founder and chief medical officer of Physician 360. After working in emergency departments for multiple decades, it became apparent to him that patients needed a more affordable, convenient means of obtaining health care services for simple illnesses instead of coming to the ER.
Dr. Angela Fusaro is co-founder and CEO of Physician 360. After seeing the challenges for patients every day, she knew that the practice of urgent care needed to be completely reimagined. Angela credits her unique vantage point as an emergency medicine doctor with allowing her to observe all the gaps in the healthcare system. “Who likes to sit in the ER for hours just to receive a simple throat swab,” Angela explained.
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a frustrating and common medical problem that many men struggle with when they can’t get or keep an erection. If it becomes an ongoing issue, it can affect stress, self-confidence, and relationships.
hysician 360 announced today that it has been chosen out of a record-breaking 400 applicants as one of the top technology companies in the Southeast to present at Venture Atlanta 2020.