Minneapolis, MN, May 16, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Secured Benefits Connection and it's leadership team have announced its intention to compete in the Telemedicine Sales and Marketing industry. Telemedicine is recognized as a growing business opportunity for companies engaged in employee benefits sales as well as direct to consumer marketing.
The goal of Secured Benefits Connection is to become the premier product of state of the art, niche consumer benefit plans in North America. According to Senior VP, Eric Lokke, "there is a huge demand for telemedicine in the marketplace today due to rising healthcare costs, the desire for people to access health consults quicker, and generally the increased awareness of such an option."
Telemedicine give customers direct access to licensed physicians where they can receive consults and even prescriptions when necessary over the telephone without having to physically visit the doctors office. A recent independent study by teladoc, inc found that over 70% of doctors visits can actually be handled with a phone consult.
It is not yet known which carrier the company will market for, although those details are expected to become available in the next few months.