Fierce Health IT September 8, 2021
Anthem is teaming up with The Clinic by Cleveland Clinic to offer virtual second opinions to members.
The Clinic is a digital health joint venture from Cleveland Clinic and Amwell that provides video consultations, digital record collection and concierge service to insurers, providers, employers and patients. Through the partnership, eligible members can seek online second opinions from the health system’s 3,500 physicians.
Anthem will initially make these consults available to its large employer clients, with the potential to expand to other employers and other insurance programs, according to the announcement.
“When it comes to complex and potentially life-threatening illness, we want to help ensure that our members are receiving the care and information they need and having access to second opinions...