The Doctor’s Channel Partners with ReelDx to Bring Real Video Patient Interactions to The Doctor’s Channel Platform

The Doctor’s Channel will stream content directly to medical providers via its online and mobile platforms

New York and Portland – Sept. 22 – ReelDx and The Doctor’s Channel announced today a joint initiative to deliver short, high-quality, HIPAA-compliant real-patient video case studies from ReelDx Education via The partnership will allow The Doctor’s Channel to provide its users a resource that will be of great interest and value to clinicians, students and patients.

The Doctor’s Channel is currently planning to stream up to five new cases a month on the platform, supplying content in a number of specialties and topics including emergency medicine, pediatrics, pre-hospital patient evaluation, public health and developing world medicine. The Doctor’s Channel will integrate the videos into its recommendation engine to target the right videos at the right time for the right clinician. In addition, the ReelDx video cases will be featured on, a leading site for medical students, residents and fellows.

“Video is leading the way in medical education,” said Michael Banks, M.D., president of The Doctor’s Channel. “Video that utilizes real patient presentations brings a greater level of realism to medical education on the web than at any time in the past. This partnership allows us to bring real patients from anywhere in the world to be seen by the global physician community.”

“Real-patient video cases help physicians stay abreast with the fast pace of change in medicine.” said Bill Kelly, CEO and Co-founder of ReelDx. “This partnership with The Doctor’s Channel and The Almost Doctor’s Channel allows us to further that mission with like-minded partners and to grow our efforts to impact patient care.”

In an age of “media snacking,” where people get their information in fragments throughout the day, The Doctor’s Channel delivers free expert medical information condensed into 1–2 minute online videos that get right to the point. The Doctor’s Channel has won numerous awards for developing a repository of over 6,000 brief, accurate videos featuring the world’s experts in medicine, and for helping educate hundreds of thousands of physicians across the world. The Doctor’s Channel features Subject Matter Expert (SME) videos, Continuing Medical Education (CME), and a Doc Life section that contains lifestyle videos about art, food and travel for when the doctor is not on call. The Doctor’s Channel is based in New York and was founded by David Best, M.D., M.B.A., and Michael Banks, M.D.

ReelDx® uses a HIPAA-compliant, cloud-based platform to enable the secure and easy creation, storage and sharing of Personal Clinical Video™. The company’s vision is to enable the use of video to enhance medical education, provider-patient communication and the overall quality of medicine practiced at the human level. ReelDx Education offers curated and peer-reviewed libraries of video-based, real-patient case studies captured by providers in clinical settings, and by medical first responders in the field.

The Doctor’s Channel and, and are trademarks or registered trademarks of The Doctor’s Channel, LLC in the United States and/or other countries. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

1 Comment

Patricia Sullivan LMHC

October 11, 2014 at 9:14 pm - Reply

Great Educational tool I want to be a part of this I have over 25 years working with children and adolescents in all kinds of settings!

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