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LIFE SAVING MEDICAL TREATMENT WITH JUST ONE CALL. VIGILINT LAUNCHES ONLINE TELEMEDICINE ENROLLMENT

January 14, 2019, Morrisville, NC: VIGILINT, a global telemedicine company, announced the launch of its redesigned website featuring online enrollment for telemedicine membership via VIGILINT.com. Individuals and families can select from several robust telemedicine membership packages that offer 30 second, direct access to life saving treatment from board certified emergency physicians. “The need for real-time… Read more about LIFE SAVING MEDICAL TREATMENT WITH JUST ONE CALL. VIGILINT LAUNCHES ONLINE TELEMEDICINE ENROLLMENT

RENEE SPROLE, VIGILINT VICE PRESIDENT OF GLOBAL CLIENT SERVICES, FEATURED PANELIST AT 2018 CLEVELAND CLINIC MEDICAL INNOVATIONS SUMMIT

October 31, 2018, Morrisville, NC:  Renee Sprole, Vice President, Global Client Services for VIGILINT, a global telemedicine company, was a featured panelist at Cleveland Clinic’s Medical Innovations Summit focused on ‘Disruption: Reimagining Healthcare’. VIGILINT’s Renee Sprole, and the other panelists, considered the future of digital health.  During the panel discussion, Sprole emphasized an integrated platform… Read more about RENEE SPROLE, VIGILINT VICE PRESIDENT OF GLOBAL CLIENT SERVICES, FEATURED PANELIST AT 2018 CLEVELAND CLINIC MEDICAL INNOVATIONS SUMMIT

VIGILINT PHYSICIAN DR. JASON “JR” PICKETT APPOINTED DEPUTY MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE AUSTIN-TRAVIS COUNTY EMS

June 30, 2017, Morrisville, NC: VIGILINT, an international health protection company, today announced Jason Pickett, MD FACEP FAEMS, a member of the VIGILINT physician team, will also hold the position of deputy medical director for the Austin-Travis County EMS. He will join the Office of the Medical Director, which is responsible for comprehensive medical oversight… Read more about VIGILINT PHYSICIAN DR. JASON “JR” PICKETT APPOINTED DEPUTY MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE AUSTIN-TRAVIS COUNTY EMS

VIGILINT NAMES SUZANNE GARBER, GLOBAL HEALTH-TECH FOUNDER, TO ITS BOARD OF ADVISORS

June 12, 2017, Morrisville, NC:  VIGILINT, an international health protection company, today announced the appointment of Suzanne Garber, global healthcare executive to its Board of Advisors.  Garber has diverse executive leadership experience in the healthcare, travel, and logistics spheres. Co-founder of Gauze, the world’s most comprehensive database of hospitals outside the United States, Suzanne Garber… Read more about VIGILINT NAMES SUZANNE GARBER, GLOBAL HEALTH-TECH FOUNDER, TO ITS BOARD OF ADVISORS

VIGILINT AND CLEVELAND CLINIC TO OFFER REAL TIME TELEMEDICINE SERVICE FOR GLOBAL TRAVELERS

February 15, 2017, Morrisville, NC, and Cleveland, Ohio: VIGILINT and Cleveland Clinic are collaborating to offer the Global MedAssist Program (GMAP), a telemedicine program available at anytime from anywhere in the world. This collaboration combines VIGILINT’s highly specialized emergency physicians and emergency preparedness experts with Cleveland Clinic’s global practice of physicians and specialists. GMAP provides… Read more about VIGILINT AND CLEVELAND CLINIC TO OFFER REAL TIME TELEMEDICINE SERVICE FOR GLOBAL TRAVELERS

ZIKA CONTINUES TO THREATEN WITH SLOW GLOBAL SPREAD

October 14, Morrisville, North Carolina: As the seasons and temperatures shift, Zika outbreaks will begin occurring in different parts of the world, according to VIGILINT, an international health protection company. The impact in the US primarily affects international travelers and residents in specific Florida areas, however, internationally, Southeast Asia is experiencing an explosion of local… Read more about ZIKA CONTINUES TO THREATEN WITH SLOW GLOBAL SPREAD

RIO OLYMPICS: ZIKA STILL A RISK FOR WOMEN OF CHILDBEARING AGE; BUT DENGUE FEVER COULD POSE A GREATER RISK

August 3, Chapel Hill, North Carolina: Although the Zika virus has received copious media attention surrounding the 2016 Rio Olympic games, the lesser-reported on virus, Dengue Fever may pose a stronger threat. Both athletes and attendees alike should be aware of the VIGILINT recommended precautions leading into the Opening Ceremonies this coming Friday. “Although Zika… Read more about RIO OLYMPICS: ZIKA STILL A RISK FOR WOMEN OF CHILDBEARING AGE; BUT DENGUE FEVER COULD POSE A GREATER RISK

HEALTH RISKS AT THE 2016 RIO OLYMPICS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

VIGILINT today announced its medical and security recommendations for travelers to the 2016 Rio Olympics. “Mass gatherings always have some degree of risk ranging from traumatic injuries to infections,” stated Dr. Sean Siler, VIGILINT President and Chief Medical Officer. “The Zika virus is not the only health concern for travelers to the Rio Olympics. We… Read more about HEALTH RISKS AT THE 2016 RIO OLYMPICS: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

WOMEN SHOULD AVOID TRAVEL TO ZIKA IMPACTED AREAS BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER PREGNANCY

VIGILINT, an international health protection company, announced today that women who are pregnant or considering pregnancy should cancel or postpone travel to Zika infected destinations due to the risk of birth defects. The primary transmission route of the Zika virus is through mosquitos. However, mounting evidence has shown that sexual transmission of Zika is possible… Read more about WOMEN SHOULD AVOID TRAVEL TO ZIKA IMPACTED AREAS BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER PREGNANCY

ZIKA PREVENTION TIPS FOR GLOBAL TRAVELERS

VIGILINT recommends global travelers take extra precautions against the Zika virus when traveling to impacted areas including South America, Mexico and the Caribbean. Prevention strategies include: Use insect repellent that contains 20-30% DEET Wear long sleeved shirts and long pants Wear insect repellent clothing treated with Permethrin Avoid open-toed shoes Wear socks that cover your… Read more about ZIKA PREVENTION TIPS FOR GLOBAL TRAVELERS

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