Twilio (NYSE:TWLO), the cloud communications platform, has announced that Twilio Programmable Video is powering Doximity Dialer Video which provides a simple, secure and reliable telemedicine tool that enables physicians to video call patients directly from a doctor´s smartphone, the company said.
Over 100,000 US physicians are already using the Doximity app for telemedicine visits regularly, making Dialer Video one of the most-used telemedicine technologies among US physicians.
While not a material portion of Twilio´s business, Twilio Video has experienced a 540% year-over-year increase in weekly minutes compared to this time last year. Similarly, since February, usage of Twilio´s platform across its healthcare customers is up more than 100% and Twilio has seen a more than 100% increase in active healthcare customers using its Video product as demand for telehealth solutions continues to surge in response to the COVID-19 crisis.
Millions of developers around the world have used Twilio to unlock the magic of communications to improve any human experience. Twilio has democratized communications channels like voice, text, chat, video, and email by virtualizing the world´s communications infrastructure through APIs that are simple enough for any developer to use, yet robust enough to power the world´s most demanding applications.