June 28, 2012, 1:00 p.m. EDT
HOUSTON, Jun 28, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — NuPhysicia announced today that it has been awarded a subcontract by DynCorp International to provide medical support services to the U.S. active duty, civilian, and contractor personnel in Egypt. DynCorp International has a contract with the U.S. Air Force to provide support services for Department of Defense active duty, civilian, and contractor personnel in Egypt.
“We are proud to support DynCorp International on its program in Egypt. Our strength in remote healthcare and experience in global locations is a great fit for us at NuPhysicia,” said Dr. Glenn Hammack, CEO of NuPhysicia. “As pioneers of effective telemedicine in remote medical care, we are very pleased to bring our expertise to this challenging environment.”
Under this contract with DynCorp International, NuPhysicia will provide existing air bases near Cairo with medical staffing and services. NuPhysicia’s InPlace Medical Solutions(TM) brings expanded medical care access to the sites, comprising network of physicians, site providers, and advanced telemedicine systems together for enhanced medical and health services.
DynCorp International is contracted to provide personnel support services to the U.S. Air Force based in the region including housing management; facility and equipment management; vehicle maintenance; transportation management; communications and information technology; custodial and grounds services; recreation services; dining facilities; security; program management and administration; and other services.
NuPhysicia Incorporated is a privately held medical services solutions provider delivering advanced remote health care — concepts first developed and proven by the University of Texas. With its patented Digital Medical Services(R) solution, NuPhysicia delivers medical services to patients around the world with InPlace Medical Solutions(TM) and provides remote health infrastructure to medical organizations through NuPhysicia Solutions(TM). For more information, visit www.nuphysicia.com or call 713.358.9270 .
Gracie Cardenas, 713.358.9295 (direct) or 713.358.9270 (main)