HLTH Matters


COVID-19 Discussion with Roy Schoenberg, MD

ByHLTH & Roy Schoenberg, MD|May 8, 2020

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, our team will be interviewing experts from across the ecosystem to bring the HLTH community timely facts and updates.

About Roy Schoenberg, MD: 

Roy is President and CEO of American Well Corporation where, a decade ago, he introduced the technology that brokers on-demand Telehealth visits between patients in need and available providers. Since its rollout in 2008, the American Well Eco-system was joined by over 200 of the nation’s largest payers, health systems, employers, retailers and, through them, reaches millions of Americans.

Prior to American Well, Roy was the founder of CareKey Inc. and served as Chief Internet Solutions Officer at TriZetto, following its acquisition of CareKey. In 2013, Roy was appointed to the Federation of Medical Boards’ task force delivering landmark guidelines for the “Appropriate use of Telehealth in Medical Practice”. Roy is the 2014 recipient of the American Telemedicine Association Industry award for leadership in the field of Telemedicine.