Austin companies Remedy and Premier Family Physicians partner to offer telemedicine, home visits

A photo of a car that says Remedy
Remedy is partnering with Premier Family Physicians. (Courtesy Remedy)

Remedy is partnering with Premier Family Physicians. (Courtesy Remedy)

Note: This story was edited May 19 to clarify that Remedy and Premier Family Physicians do not offer in-home coronavirus testing.

Austin-based urgent care telemedicine company Remedy has partnered with locally owned medical practice Premier Family Physicians to offer a new range of telemedicine and home visit services, according to an announcement from Remedy.


In an effort to provide more effective health care options during the coronavirus pandemic and generally, Remedy and Premier Family Physicians have partnered to offer on-demand telehealth appointments and same-day house calls. Care will be available 24/7, according to Remedy.

Both Remedy and Premier Family Physicians also offer COVID-19 testing at their physical locations. Currently, Remedy operates a Sunset Valley drive-thru testing site from inside the Toney Burger Activity Center at 3200 Jones Road as well as a walk-in clinic in downtown Austin. Premier Family Physicians has a number of offices in the Austin area, including in Westlake, Lakeway, Bee Cave, Dripping Springs and Southwest Austin.
By Olivia Aldridge
Olivia is the reporter for Community Impact's Southwest Austin edition. She graduated from Presbyterian College with a bachelor's degree in English and creative writing in 2017. Olivia was a reporter and producer at South Carolina Public Radio in Columbia, South Carolina before joining Community Impact in Austin.


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