Fort Lauderdale, FL. (PRWEB) July 15, 2014
USARAD Holdings Inc., a leading U.S. Joint Commission Accredited teleradiology and telemedicine solutions provider and SecondOpinions.com®, the companies consumer division are in the spotlight once again. Throughout the month of July, double board certified radiologist Michael Yuz, MD, MBA, Founder & CEO of SecondOpinions.com® will be featured on a cutting-edge medicine and science show airing on BECON Television (WBEC-TV).
The show, titled "C.U.R.E. Symposium", is hosted by Anita Finley who speaks with Dr. Yuz as well as other leading South Florida doctors and medical experts to discuss the latest innovations and technologies in medical research, medicine and science.
You can see Dr. Yuz on the show which airs locally in South Florida every Saturday and Sunday throughout July from 9am-10am EST on BECON TV (WBEC-TV) on channel 63 on AT&T U-verse, Direct TV and DISH, and channel 19 on Comcast.
SecondOpinions.com® provides customers with expert medical opinions from specialists and subspecialists. Patients simply upload digital images (MRI, CT etc.) to a secure, confidential platform and reports are received within as quickly as an hour. Doctors in every medical specialty are available to provide consultations via phone or video chat.
Preventable medical errors kill and seriously injure hundreds of thousands of Americans every year. It was widely reported this year that medical errors are now considered to be the third leading cause of death with up to 400,000 patients dying every year as a result. According to a recent study conducted by the National Practitioner Data Bank that examined 25 years of malpractice payments, diagnostic errors are in fact the leading cause of death due to medical errors. In addition, the annual cost of unnecessary medical procedures is estimated at over $100 billion per year.
SecondOpinions.com® service is an important tool in preventing medical errors and eliminating unnecessary procedures and surgeries. As a result we help lower health care costs, reduce insurance premiums and protect the health and well-being of patients.
About USARAD Holdings Inc. and SecondOpinions.com®
USARAD Holdings Inc. contains two operating divisions – USARAD.com and SecondOpinions.com®. USARAD.com a leading Joint Commission Accredited teleradiology company provides service for a variety of medical facilities in the U.S. and abroad. We offer a full range of sub-specialty and general radiology exams. USARAD.com is committed to providing timely and responsive image review. SecondOpinons.com® http://www.secondopinions.com is a medical consultation and second opinions leader providing second opinion consultation services to customers by board certified physicians in all medical specialties. SecondOpinions.com® provides services to individual consumers and also contracts with insurance companies, corporations and medical centers of excellence.
About BECON (WBEC-TV)
BECON broadcasts educational and instructional programs on BECON-TV (WBEC-TV), an FCC licensed station, owned and operated by the School Board of Broward County, Florida, to air noncommercial, educational programming throughout South Florida. WBEC-TV broadcasts on channels 63 on AT&T U-verse, Direct TV, dish Network, and channel 19 on Comcast.
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