Carolina West Wireless offers mobile health solution to its customers


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WILKESBORO — Carolina West Wireless, a wireless carrier in western North Carolina, has announced that it has launched offer a Mobile Health Solution to its customer base. The solution, iSelectMD, will give its customers easy and convenient access to Board Certified physicians 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Customers and their immediate household family members needing medical attention may use the iSelectMD service for many common illnesses. Consultations and prescriptions, if necessary, can be administered right over the phone. The service can be used to treat many common illnesses including strep throat, respiratory infections, indigestion, seasonal allergies, and cold and flu among many others.

“We are pleased to offer the iSelectMD Mobile Health Solution to our customers and their families,” said Slayton Stewart, CEO of Carolina West Wireless. “The concerning trends in healthcare including affordability and access to providers make iSelectMD a great solution to offer our customers. To provide a health benefit of such value is yet another way we can give back to the local communities we serve.”

“iSelectMD is excited to deliver convenient access to non-urgent healthcare to Carolina West Wireless customers right from their device. It is very gratifying to be able to offer a service that can improve the quality of life for people in western North Carolina,” said Michael P. Iaquinta, president of iSelectMD.

Customer interested in the new Mobile Health Solution can add it for their entire family for a minimal monthly fee and enjoy added healthcare convenience and savings. Carolina West Wireless employees have been using the Mobile Health solution for over one year and have been very satisfied with the service.

Carolina West Wireless was formed in 1991 and is owned by a partnership consisting of Skyline Telephone, Surry Telephone, and Wilkes Telecommunications. Headquartered in Wilkesboro, Carolina West Wireless provides its customers in 11 western North Carolina counties with innovative technology including high speed data and mobile services, the latest wireless devices, and competitive wireless service plans that provide national coverage.

For more information, visit www.carolinawest.com or call 800-235-5007.

iSelectMD is an mHealth and Telemedicine provider comprised of a national network of Board Certified Physicians and an “In-sourced” care center and provides real time access to non-emergency primary care through email, wireless phone or bi-directional video. Utilizing its proprietary resolution based process, iSelectMD brings non-emergency illnesses to resolution while reducing costs and improving access.

For more information, visit www.iselectmd.com/wireless.

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