Nomadic Nurse Agency’s practitioners will use the Avvy app’s technology to match with clients, making an array of services easy to order at home with a smartphone.
(MONTREAL, QC) July 18, 2022 — Avvy Health has partnered with Nomadic Nurse Agency to expand its Montreal reach. Through the partnership, Nomadic Nurse’s qualified healthcare practitioners will use the Avvy app’s technology to book with clients.
Avvy is the first Canadian health app to match clients with qualified practitioners who will drive to their residence to provide a range of services. The app makes a variety of routine healthcare services easy to access, including blood tests, strep tests, foot care, ear cleaning and routine vaccinations.
The service, available for both iPhone and Android users, launched on the Island of Montreal in February 2022 and has grown rapidly to include Montreal’s surrounding areas. App users can schedule appointments for themselves or for family members when and where it works for them, or on an ASAP basis.
“We’re excited to bring the Avvy experience to our patients,” says Melanie Jade Boulerice, director at Nomadic Nurse. “Scheduling often involves a lot of back and forth with patients. Avvy’s technology will make it easier and more convenient for patients to access our services while minimizing office overhead for our team.”
As with all mobile healthcare services, patients pay a convenience fee to access the booking, but can submit blood work requisitions or vaccine prescriptions from their physicians. Avvy is overseen by a clinical leadership group that includes several physicians based in Montreal.
“Nomadic Nurse has a stellar reputation within the greater Montreal area,” says Oren Sebag, CEO. “We’re pleased to be working together to meet ongoing client needs for accessible healthcare services at home. We believe that the trend toward saving time and minimizing risk to vulnerable family members is here to stay.”
About Nomadic Nurse Agency
Nomadic Nurse Agency (NNA) was founded in 2019 by Melanie Jade Boulerice to serve Quebec’s healthcare community following seven years of registered nursing practice in Montreal’s emergency rooms. Boulerice and her team apply this frontline understanding to their services, which deliver accessible and affordable primary healthcare to people at home.
About Avvy Health
Avvy is the first mobile platform to connect qualified healthcare providers with Canadians looking to access healthcare services from the comfort and safety of home. The company’s mission is to deliver a seamless, safe and secure experience for both patients and providers. Avvy is currently available on the Island of Montreal, with plans to expand to other Canadian cities. Users can download the app for both Apple and Android smartphones.
Oren Sebag, CEO