Twenty percent of the U.S. pediatric population lives in rural areas, which means that nearly 17 million children can’t get specialized pediatric care within an hour of their home.
Pediatric and adolescent physiology differs significantly from that of adults. Children and young people exhibit different signs, symptoms and ailments – and misdiagnosis can have tragic consequences.
vKids provides critical access to pediatric expertise and specialty care to children in remote or underserved areas. And it ensures that the quality of that care, based on best practices and evidence-based pediatric guidelines, improves as well.