Teladoc Gets Win In New Orleans

Lewisville, Texas-based Teladoc, which provides access to physicians via the web, mobile, and other telehealth methods, has scored a win in New Orleans, the company said late Thursday. Teladoc said that East Jefferson General Hospital--which serves New Orleans, Metairie, and surrounding areas--will tap Teladoc's on-demand health services, to help make healthcare available via smartphone, mobile app or secure online video. Financial details of the win were not announced.