Address:
9115 Bridgeport Way SW Ste 3
415260
Lakewood, Washington 98499
USA
800-758-5120
Contact Information
Thomas Ross
PhD, MBA, RP
President & CEO
800-758-5120
thomasross@cmsnet.us
Year Incorporated or Founded:
2002
State Incorporated or Founded:
Washington
Company Type:
Medical specialty service aggregator, Medical specialty service provider to healthcare providers, Medical specialty service provider to non-healthcare systems
Corporate Structure:
Private for-profit
Description of Services:

Critical Medical Solutions Inc provides teleradiology, telestroke, and telehealth services to a diverse sector of the marketplace. Customers include, but not limited to Department of Veterans Affairs, Bureau of Prisons, Sports Franchises, hospitals, clinics, mobile x-ray companies, Department of Defense, and Indian Health Services. Hence, patient care and customer service are never compromised which is why a LIVE human voice will always take your call 24/7/365. B-reads are provided in all 52 states and territories including Guam and Puerto Rico. Teleradiology is provided in 50 states. Telecardiology is provided in 10 states.

Tele-Services:
Cardiology, Emergency medicine, Preventive care, Radiology, Stroke
Ancillary Services:
Language interpretation services, Patient engagement
Currently providing services in:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Healthcare professionals have licenses in:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Target(s) for services:
Accountable Care Organizations, Correctional facilities, Employers, FQHCs, Government agencies, Hospitals: rural, Hospitals: urban/suburban, Insurers, Military bases, Nursing homes, Private physician practices, Senior communities, Skilled nursing facilities, Urgent care centers
Number of customers (hospitals, clinics) currently served:
100+
Number full-time MD/DO telehealth professionals:
6-10
Number full-time PhD telehealth professionals:
1-5
After licensing and credentialing, average time to initiate services to new partner/customer:
Less than 1 month
Telemedicine systems used to connect to customers:
Vidyo
Electronic health records (EHR) incorporated in services:
Yes
How EHR interfaces with the EHR of the referring/consulting site:
Dr. Chrono
Company uses an electronic health record system that is certified by ONC:
No
Wait time for consultation for emergency services:
10-15 minutes
Wait time for consultation for nonemergent services:
Within 24 hours
Integrate clinical practice guidelines into teleconsultations and practice:
Yes
How clinical practice guidelines are integrated:
Telecardiology program. All abnormal cardiology episodes will be accompanied with a cardiology consult from a board certified cardiologist.
Number of teleconsults performed 2012:
12,000
Number of teleconsults performed 2013:
25,000
Number of teleconsults performed 2014:
28,000
Number of teleconsults performed 2015:
~29,000
Provides Billing Services:
No
Payers billed:
Medicare, Medicaid, Private payers (e.g., Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, UnitedHealthcare, Aetna), Tricare
How teleproviders are recruited:
American College of Radiology
Company Payment Model:
Fee for service
Complies with HIPAA and HITECH:
Yes
Minimum monthly consultation requirement:
76-100
Minimum number of hospital beds:
no minimum
Minimum number of ICU or NICU beds:
no minimum
Additional company information:

Critical Medical Solutions Inc strives for excellence in the area of patient care and devotion to community service. We're aggressively pursuing TELEHEALTH partnerships and collaborations with healthcare systems, insurance companies, and expanding markets.


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