Drip IV Therapy, Drip Health, & NKMax America clinical laboratory team up to provide COVID PCR & Antibody testing.

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LOS ANGELES (July 28th, 2020): ScaleHealth is proud to announce that their member companies Drip IV Therapy & Drip Health will begin providing at home COVID-19 Antibody Test (serology, which detects the presence of antibodies indicating that a person had prior exposure and immune response to COVID-19. They will also be offering COVID-19 RT-PCR assay, which identifies a virus’s presence, meaning that a person has an active COVID-19 infection.

Kwesi Dei, CEO of Drip Health & Drip IV Therapy, was elated to announce the partnership, stating, “We are pleased to announce that we’ve partnered with Dr. Samuel Kim to form Drip Health, a medical concierge platform aimed at providing convenient accessible at-home healthcare to our clients. As our first order of business, We will be working directly with NKmax Health Labs, a CAP-accredited, CLIA-certified state-of-the-art clinical laboratory to provide on-demand COVID 19 testing for our clients.”

ScaleHealth Communications Director David Turkell stressed the urgency of this launch by saying “At a time where everyone is struggling to get tested for COVID-19, we are so glad that Drip Health is stepping up to not only offer more testing but to do it from the comfort of your own home”.

About Dr. Samuel Kim:
Dr. Samuel Kim is a practicing Physician, Healthcare Executive, and Entrepreneur who is passionate about disrupting a broken healthcare system. He completed his medical training at LAC+USC Medical Center before successfully leading Clinical Operations for private practice for several years. Dr. Kim then took on the role of Medical Director and VP of Clinical Operations at Heal, a start-up to disrupt the status quo of healthcare delivery using technology to provide affordable, on-demand home healthcare. He managed a team of 100+ Physicians and Medical Assistants, standardized and mobilized home healthcare services across multiple markets, helped evolve Heal’s technology platform, and lead new technological ventures and partnerships. Dr. Kim is also the founder of Loop Health Solutions. He has consulted for healthcare clients in various projects ranging from cybersecurity, IoT devices, remote patient monitoring, and AI-enabled patient engagement tools. He is excited to join DripHealth and transform healthcare delivery for the better with his innovative and disruptive ideas.

Dr. Kim received his dual-degree M.D./M.B.A. from the USC Keck School of Medicine and the Marshall School of Business. Before that, he received a B.S. in Biology and Economics from UC San Diego.

About Drip IV Therapy:
Drip IV Therapy has gained traction as a way for those that prioritize a healthy and balanced lifestyle to provide essential vitamins and nutrients to their bodies on a cellular level; bypassing the GI tract, and therefore delivering almost 100% of these crucial nutrients and vitamins directly to where they are most needed.
Licensed and professional registered nurses administer the infusions under the supervision of Dr. Paul Y. Song.

About NKMax America clinical laboratory:
NKMax America clinical laboratory is both CLIA-certified and CAP-accredited and is authorized to perform clinical laboratory testing services in the United States. We follow the strictest quality control guidelines in the industry to ensure the accuracy of patient test results.
CAP Accreditation #7541687 CLIA Certification #05D2027259
California Department of Public Health #CDF00341215

About ScaleHealth:
ScaleHealth is committed to improving our collective health. Included among ScaleHealth’s partners are many of the region’s most prominent healthcare providers and entrepreneurial executives, including Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Upfront Ventures, and Mayor Eric Garcetti. ScaleHealth and participating start-ups aim to serve one million patients by 2025.

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