NEW YORK, October 7, 2020 / PRNewswire / – 5W Public Relations, one of the top 15 independent public relations firms in the United States, today announced that it has been named the PR Agency of Record for Heal, a health tech startup that provides medical home visits and appointments for Telemedicine offers. The partnership comes at a time when Americans are in great need as health is paramount and it is becoming the custom to stay home whenever possible, especially during an attack of illness.
Founded in 2014, Heal connects users with doctors who arrive at a patient’s home within hours or by appointment. The service is available for a flat fee or through insurance plans from all major insurance companies and Medicare, making it accessible to the majority of patients. In 2020, Heal was added and maintained on the CNBC Distributor List $ 100 million Series D funding from Humana.
“Effective reporting is more important now than ever in educating Americans of all ages that Heal is the best, safest option for their family’s health care,” he said Nick Desai, CEO of Heal. “In this regard, 5WPR has exceeded our best expectations and is a long-term strategic partner for our growth and success.”
“5WPR is pleased to continue to support Heal and its services during this turbulent time in the healthcare sector,” said 5W Public Relations CEO and Founder Ronn Torossian. “We are committed to doing our part to grow the brand and make consumers aware of them who can benefit from the areas in which they operate.”
Currently, Heal Home Visits and Video Telemedicine are available to over 100 million Americans in CA, GA, VA, DC, NY, NJ, and WA through 25 major insurance plans. This makes the company a practical choice for healthcare providers in some of the hardest hit areas of COVID-19.
As one of the agency’s fastest growing sectors, 5WPR’s Health & Wellness team achieved a huge 14.7% customer growth and 28.4% revenue growth in 2019.
5WPR’s health and wellness practice is led by staff who have over 15 years of experience in the field. They create the perfect combination of real professionals using unparalleled techniques to drive results for clients through key industry relationships with influencers, bloggers, celebrities and of course the media. Ensure maximum coverage by implementing integrated campaigns, including PR, digital, influencer partnerships and social media.
Heal is the leader in doctor home visits, leveraging technology to re-humanize medical practice and deliver better outcomes for patients. With over 200,000 patient visits to date, Heal is rapidly gaining popularity. Is offered everywhere California, new York, New Jersey, Georgia, Virginia, Washington, Maryland and Washington, DCHeal believes that healthcare can become more personal and convenient by ensuring a patient’s safety and comfort at home. Via a user-friendly app and website, patients can organize telemedicine or a home visit to a highly tested, board-certified and licensed doctor twelve hours a day, 365 days a year. Note that Heal does not deal with emergencies. Heal is networked with all major PPO insurance companies as well as Medicare. Cure investors include Fidelity ContraFund, Jim Breyer, the Ellison family, Lionel Richie, and other. More information is available at http://www.heal.com/. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.
About 5W Public Relations
5W Public Relations is a full service PR agency in NYC Known for innovative programs that address business, issues and ideas. With 175+ professionals serving clients in B2C (beauty and fashion, consumer brands, entertainment, food and beverage, health and wellness, travel and hospitality, technology, nonprofits), B2B (corporate communications and reputation management), public affairs and crisis communications supervise As a digital strategy, 5W offers leading companies an imaginative, courageous and results-oriented communication approach.
CONTACT: Ronn Torossian, [email protected]
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