United Group Programs Inc. is making licensed psychologists and board-certified doctors available to answer questions through electronic mail.[@@]
The service is at http://www.askaprovider.com
Employers will pay a subscription fee to offer the service, but the service will be free to employees, according to United Group, Boca Raton, Fla.
Users must start by registering and providing a medical profile. Once users are registered, they can send participating doctors as many questions as they want to ask, United Group says.