Address:
1301 W 9th Street
Suite 102
Austin, Texas 78703
United States
888-285-2269
Contact Information
Tarik Shaheen
M.D.
Psychiatrist
888-285-2269
tarik.shaheen@iristelehealth.com
Year Incorporated or Founded:
2014
State Incorporated or Founded:
Virginia
Company Type:
Medical specialty service provider to healthcare providers, Medical specialty service provider to non-healthcare systems, Patient education/engagement service
Corporate Structure:
Private for-profit
Description of Services:

Iris Telehealth was founded with the goal of creating a more patient-friendly telemedicine company that is able to quickly adapt to an organization's needs. We are a fast-growing company with access to clinicians licensed in most states conducive to telemedicine. We have earned a reputation for having outstanding customer service and the ability to establish a customized telemedicine program without any hassle. Our clinicians have expertise in delivering quality telepsychiatry services and we value building strong professional relationships with our partners and their staff. We hold our team to the highest clinical and ethical standards and always focus on doing what is right for each and every individual we help treat. Iris believes that everyone deserves access to mental health services - and we are proud to help provide this care wherever it is needed! For Arizona-specific information, please visit http://iristelehealth.com/arizona-telepsychiatry/.

Tele-Services:
Psychiatry
Currently providing services in:
Alaska, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington
Healthcare professionals have licenses in:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Target(s) for services:
Community mental health clinics; Correctional facilities; Educational institutions; Employers; FQHCs; Rural hospitals; Urban/suburban Hospitals; Nursing homes; Schools; Urgent care centers
Number of customers (hospitals, clinics) currently served:
50-99
Number full-time MD/DO telehealth professionals:
26-30
Number part-time MD/DO telehealth professionals:
26-30
Number part-time NP telehealth professionals:
21-25
After licensing and credentialing, average time to initiate services to new partner/customer:
Less than 1 month
Telemedicine systems used to connect to customers:
we have access to most systems - depends on site needs.
Electronic health records (EHR) incorporated in services:
Yes
How EHR interfaces with the EHR of the referring/consulting site:
We proxy and use the organization's EHR.
Company uses an electronic health record system that is certified by ONC:
Yes
Wait time for consultation for emergency services:
5-10 minutes
Wait time for consultation for nonemergent services:
Within 24 hours
Integrate clinical practice guidelines into teleconsultations and practice:
Yes
Provides Billing Services:
We plan to offer this service at a later date
Payers billed:
Medicare, Medicaid, Private payers (e.g., Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, UnitedHealthcare, Aetna)

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