DrNow Launches House Call App For Doctors, Patients

Houston-based DrNow said Thursday afternoon that it has launched a brand new, mobile app which lets patients requests physicians for house calls. According to the company, the new mobile app allows patients to find doctors based on qualifications, reviews, and proximity, and has those doctors provide in-home house calls. DrNow said it was founded by Dr. Akash Bhagat, who is the CEO of Memorial Emergency Center,a freestanding emergency room and urgent care center in Houston. The company says it is in the midst of recruiting family practice or pediatric physicians, NPs and PAs for its service.