Collaboration will provide an innovative approach to care delivery, improving quality and outcomes while reducing costs
CLEVELAND, September 21, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Clinic by Cleveland Clinic™, a joint venture between Cleveland Clinic and Amwell® (NYSE: AMWL) that aligns world-class clinical expertise with the power of innovative digital health technologies, and ReviveHealth, a company focused on bringing simple, affordable, and accessible care to all Americans, announced today a partnership to enable ReviveHealth members to obtain online expert second opinions from Cleveland Clinic’s 3,500 world-renowned expert physicians via a telehealth platform powered by Amwell.
"The vision of ReviveHealth is a future where every person, regardless of circumstance, has access to affordable, simplified healthcare and the resources and support needed to live their healthiest lives," said John J. Walker, M.D., CPE, CEO & President of ReviveHealth, Inc. "We are gratified to be able to partner with The Clinic by Cleveland Clinic to bring virtual second opinions to our members. This partnership allows ReviveHealth to bring to those we serve the world-class services of the Cleveland Clinic through innovative telehealth technologies at no additional cost beyond their monthly membership. No co-pays, no deductibles, no hidden expenses. Just superlative care when you need it most, from the convenience of your home."
The need for second opinions in healthcare is growing, with the market for second opinions projected to reach $7 billion by 2024, up from $2.7 billion in 2019. Data from The Clinic by Cleveland Clinic shows that when patients receive a second opinion for life-altering diagnoses, such as cancer, 28% of patients receive a change in diagnosis. Additionally, when reviewed by expert physicians, 72% of treatment plans are modified after analysis.
"We’re excited to provide ReviveHealth members dealing with significant medical conditions the opportunity to have Cleveland Clinic expert physicians review their diagnoses and treatment plans," stated Frank McGillin, CEO of The Clinic by Cleveland Clinic. "Our partnership with ReviveHealth provides us with an even greater opportunity to unlock access to the world’s best healthcare expertise so no one is left behind."
ReviveHealth plans to emphasize availability of the virtual second opinion solution through its current product offering Revive Plus+ with an objective to include the virtual second opinion in future product platforms. ReviveHealth believes very strongly in giving members control of their healthcare while improving access and affordability. Revive Plus+ members can access the virtual second opinion service through The Clinic by Cleveland Clinic after consulting with their ReviveHealth care provider. For more information about ReviveHealth visit, www.revive-healthcare.com.
For more information on The Clinic by Cleveland Clinic and its product offerings, please visit www.theclinic.io.
About The Clinic by Cleveland Clinic™
The Clinic is a transformative joint venture between Cleveland Clinic and Amwell that brings digital health solutions to a new level with unparalleled ease of use, advanced technologies and powerful outcomes. This first-of-its-kind initiative opens the door to Cleveland Clinic’s deep and comprehensive medical expertise, with 3,500 clinical specialists in more than 550 advanced subspecialties. Powered by Amwell’s leading connectivity technologies, which are currently deployed by over 2,000 hospitals and 55 health plan partners with over 36,000 employers, The Clinic offers fully-secure video consultations, digital record collection and concierge-level service to health plans, providers, employers and healthcare consumers. Solutions are available as a health plan benefit, an employee benefit or a consumer service. For more information about The Clinic, visit www.theclinic.io.
ReviveHealth is focused on creating a digital consumer ecosystem that brings simple, affordable, and accessible care to all Americans, supporting their physical, mental, and financial well-being. By leveraging technology to create a user-friendly platform that can be accessed on any computer, iPad or smartphone, ReviveHealth has created an easy and convenient platform for members to receive basic and routine health care. Revive’s membership can be through an Employer sponsored health plan or an individual can join on their own. ReviveHealth’s offering focuses on five key areas that are significant to today’s consumers. Convenient access to a Primary Care provider virtually anywhere, at a time that is convenient to the member. Mental Health services, resources and (counseling sessions included in) Revive Plus+. Health and Wellness assessments, resources and (coaching available under) Revive Plus+. A prescription discount card for brand name medications and a formulary with 240 of the most common generics used today in multiple formulations at no charge as part of your membership. In addition, ReviveHealth offers a Financial platform that guides members on a path to financial wellness and provides discounts on clothing, electronics, automotive, home furnishings and more. With a focus on consumer experience ReviveHealth is making healthcare simple, affordable and accessible. For more information about ReviveHealth please go to, www.revive-healthcare.com.
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