Doctor On Demand hires chief financial officer

Doctor On Demand, the nation´s virtual care provider, has announced the expansion of its leadership team with a number of appointments as it prepares for its next phase of growth in support of long term business outcomes, the company said.

To elevate the company´s financial and operational capabilities and set Doctor On Demand up for continued growth, the company has hired Jeff McCombs as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Doctor On Demand, Jeff served as the Head of Global Business Operations at Facebook, the Chief Financial Officer at Flipboard, Inc., and most recently OpenTable´s Chief Financial Officer.

Doctor On Demand has also brought on Latoya Thomas as the Director of Policy and Government Affairs. She brings deep expertise from her work at the American Telemedicine Association in shaping statutory and regulatory policies nationwide that facilitate better delivery of care, Internet connectivity and transparency between consumers, providers and insurers. Latoya will lead policy development and positioning for Doctor On Demand, while also representing the company before policy makers, trade and civic groups to advance issues that support its growth strategy.

To add to the leadership team growth, Prentiss Taylor MD, FACP has been appointed to Vice President for Medical Affairs. As a Doctor On Demand clinician for over four years, Dr. Taylor brings a breadth of knowledge and expertise to the clinical leadership team, where he will focus on driving clinical innovation through new products and partnerships. He is a graduate of Harvard Medical School, Kellogg Business School, and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

Additionally, Chief Marketing Officer Jennifer Nuckles has been accepted to WBL (Women Business Leaders of the US Health Care Industry Foundation), a national non-profit organization of senior executive women across the healthcare industry.

Doctor On Demand is a nationwide healthcare service that provides video visits with board-certified physicians, psychiatrists and licensed psychologists via smartphones, tablets, and desktop computers. Patients download the Doctor On Demand app or visit www.doctorondemand.com, provide a list of their symptoms, and are connected for a video visit within minutes. To access Doctor On Demand, download the app (iTunes or Google Play) or visit www.doctorondemand.com.