Athletes, Parents and Coaches Now Have Access to Instant Injury Consultations Through Champion Sports Medicine's Exclusive State-Of- The-Art App and Service
Birmingham, Ala.: Champion Sports Medicine has announced an innovative partnership with Healthy Roster that will provide Alabama athletes, parents and coaches with instant access to a Champion Sports Medicine clinician when an athlete is injured playing sports.
This free, groundbreaking mobile injury documentation and communication app provides immediate injury consultation and ongoing dialogue with a licensed Champion Sports Medicine expert via the chat, voice or video function on a mobile device (e.g. smartphone, iPad, laptop). It is compliant with all federal HIPAA regulations and offers a secure forum for injured athletes to receive a telemedicine evaluation.
"At Champion Sports Medicine, we believe patients should receive the same level of seamless integration in healthcare as they do in other aspects of their life," said Jason Chambers, Regional Vice President, Select Medical, parent company of Champion Sports Medicine. "This partnership with Healthy Roster is a win for those we serve as we are deepening our patient commitment by increasing access and convenience to care, all with the touch of a button."
The Healthy Roster app provides Champion Sports Medicine's licensed physical therapists and athletic trainers with immediate patient engagement, increased care coordination, and effective outreach tools that reduce communication gaps and readmissions for patients. In addition to being a tool for instant communication between provider and patient when an injury occurs, it also allows for ongoing dialogue and information sharing during the continuum of care.
Champion Sports Medicine has always been on the forefront of adopting innovations and embracing technology, so this partnership is a natural fit for both our organizations," Dan Fronczak, Co-Founder & President of Healthy Roster. "We are excited to launch this in Alabama."
The Healthy Roster app is available to Alabama residents by:
- Download the Healthy Roster app via the App Store or Google Play
- Tap the "Sign Up" button on the home screen
- Type in CHAMPION
About Champion Sports Medicine
Founded in 2004 by Kevin Wilk, P.T., DPT, FAPTA, Champion Sports Medicine is a known leader in sports medicine and part of the Select Medical Outpatient Division, a nationally prominent, locally driven provider of outpatient physical rehabilitation. Champion's comprehensive sports medicine network is the largest in the state of Alabama with 25 outpatient centers, 50 licensed athletic trainers, 50 physical therapists and five collegiate and 40 high school partnerships. Through our years of commitment to the physicians, coaches and patients of Alabama, Champion Sports Medicine is the chosen provider of some of the top local and professional athletes and #WhereTheProsGo for physical therapy services.
For more information and a complete listing of all Champion Sports Medicine facilities across the state, please visit csmsportsmedicine.com.
About Healthy Roster
Healthy Roster provides patient engagement, care coordination, telemedicine and outreach tools for Athletic Trainers, Physical Therapists, and Physicians. HIPAA compliant and secure, we enable patients and parents of patients, to easily communicate with their care team.
By providing AT's, PT's and MD's, with a dramatically better mobile engagement and communication tool, we're making it easier to care for patients throughout their episode of care. Healthy Roster is located in Columbus, Ohio and has over 100,000 athletes, through 100+ healthcare organizations in 35 states. For more information, www.healthyroster.com.