What You Should Know:
– TimelyMD, the leading virtual health and well-being solution in higher education, announced today that it has partnered with Violet, the first health equity platform, to upskill cultural competence and deliver identity-centered care coordination, and to ultimately impact and close disparity gaps for diverse students across the country.
– Through the partnership, Violet will lead TimelyMD providers through its proprietary benchmarking framework to ensure competency in the latest best practices for delivering inclusive care. From there, mental health and medical providers will go through Violet’s cultural competence upskilling program to deliver improved care for BIPOC, LGBTQ, and TGNC patients.
– To date, TimelyMD is trusted to serve more than 1.5 million students at 250 colleges and universities across the country, with licensed providers in all 50 states. The company serves as a 24/7 virtual extension of campus health and counseling center resources, with a goal of improving student well-being, engagement, and retention. Sixty percent of all students who have sought mental health support through the TimelyCare platform said they would have done nothing if the service was not available.