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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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The 9 Most Important Things to Consider When Choosing a PCP0

The 9 Most Important Things to Consider When Choosing a PCP

The Advisory Board recently conducted a study asking people what’s most important to them when deciding where to get care. Here’s what they discovered and how Sherpaa solves these problems for you. #1: I can walk in ...

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Brokers, Plans, & Companies

How to Launch Digital Health Services Within a Hospital Network0

How to Launch Digital Health Services Within a Hospital Network

For the last decade, hospital networks have tried, and been seriously challenged, when rolling out digital health delivery services like telehealth. None of these services have gotten serious traction. In fact, many would argue they’ve failed. ...

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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.