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What is Virtual Primary Care (VPC)?

VPC is a new genre of primary care.  It’s “mobile-first healthcare.” It is an ongoing relationship you have with the same doctors, that offers cost-effective care conveniently delivered online via a secure, HIPAA-compliant mobile and web app. VPC’s main mode of communication and problem ...

Brokers, Plans, & Companies

Brokers: Your Ultimate Guide to Sherpaa

Sherpaa is a 7 year old health services company that pioneered Virtual Primary Care (VPC) to offer employees and health plan members the easiest way to get care— we’re a group of exclusive doctors accessible 24/7 within minutes via desktop or our app. ...

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Get smart about spending on doctor visits

When you ask people how much it costs them to see a doctor, most people respond with “my co-pay is $30.” But most people have a deductible (average is $1,500) and you’ve got to spend all of that until you can ask “will ...

Brokers, Plans, & Companies

Health Plans: Your Ultimate Guide to Sherpaa

Sherpaa is a 7 year old health services company that pioneered Virtual Primary Care (VPC) to offer plan members the easiest way to get care— we’re a group of exclusive doctors accessible 24/7 within minutes via desktop or our app. Just launch our app, describe ...

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Our Founder

After finishing medical school at Penn State in 2002, I completed two residencies— one in pediatrics and one in Preventive Medicine at Johns Hopkins— and I also got my Masters in Public Health from Hopkins. I started Sherpaa seven years ago primarily because ...

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How to find a good doctor0

How to find a good doctor

You’re not getting any younger and it’s about that time. You remember having a pediatrician, but then you went to college and probably moved away from your hometown. For the last few years, you’ve been using ...

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Brokers, Plans, & Companies

High Deductible Health Plans + Accessible, Transparently-Priced Primary Care0

High Deductible Health Plans + Accessible, Transparently-Priced Primary Care

Currently, one-third of American workers are in high deductible health plans and this will only increase as employees and employers attempt to save on premiums. But our healthcare system is not set up to know how ...

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What is Sherpaa?

Sherpaa is the easiest way to get care— we’re experienced doctors available within minutes. For ~1,500 simple to complicated issues, use Sherpaa doctors instead of urgent care or primary care office visits. Just launch our app and describe what’s wrong. We’ll order tests, prescribe and refill medications, recommend ways to feel better, and even arrange visits and procedures with local specialists if necessary. You’ll always work with the same Sherpaa doctors — having a doctor who knows you is priceless.