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Emme, known as a smart birth control case company, is launching a telemedicine service

The new expansion of EmmeRx will help patients in 16 states with the prescribed and delivered contraception.

Emme, a health tech company, is now expanding its offering to the delivery of prescription and telemedicine services. Before, they had launched a birth control tracking app. The name of the new service is EmmeRx. It will be available in at least 16 states with the planning of expansion. 

Later it will work throughout the country. Also, there are many services that telehealth services cannot replace. But they have the aim with their digital offering to help the health management an experience of everyday life. It will be far better than the one annual check-up.

Emme representatives are saying that this service is aiming to be a fully integrated system with contraception. It includes the case and the app, prescription, and telemedicine delivery. Emme members have access to the free Emme app for tracking the symptoms, side effects, and experiences. It is having a convenient record which they can use to discuss their need for their OB/ GYN.

Though the smart case is compatible with more than 100 pills, patients will have the option to choose from 10 with EmmeRx. It is comparable to more of the 50 name brands. 

However, it was quite important to prioritize the affordability for supporting the accessibility of birth control pills. It is for those who are not having insurance. Both the Emme and smart case with EmmeRx are eligible for HSA and FSA. These pills are not getting the cover from the insurance. The prices are starting at the rate of $15/ pack. This move is aiming to address the gaps in contraceptive care.

This expansion has always been there as part of their core vision for Emme. They aim to solve the challenges which people are having with the pillow along with an integrated offering. Emme may also expand it beyond contraception in the future. Emme is offering a unique platform which is connecting the patients, providers, and pharmacies. It is applying innovative technology for driving an improved overcome for all.

With this foundation, Emme is expanding into other forms of medication and areas for health management. They are receiving requests from their members every week to expand their product to support their additional medications.

Emme is joining the ranks with the other specialty services which have expanded to telemedicine. However, there are still few challenges in their way.