TimelyMD Joins the Association of Community College Trustees’ Corporate Council
FORT WORTH, Texas, July 12, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) has invited TimelyMD, the leading virtual health and wellness solution in higher education, to join its corporate board.
As a corporate board member, TimelyMD will lend its expertise in providing students with equitable, on-demand medical care, mental health counseling, and basic services to the 6,500 directors, presidents, and other decision-making executives for community and technical colleges nationwide.
TimelyMD is recognized for serving more than one million students — including one in 10 community college students — at more than 200 colleges and universities nationwide. As community college leaders seek solutions that improve student well-being, engagement, and retention, they turn to TimelyMD more than anyone for its award-winning TimelyCare platform with approved providers available around the clock and 7 days a week in all 50 states.
“TimelyMD is honored to support ACCT’s mission to promote high-quality and affordable higher education, cutting-edge workforce training and development, student success, and opportunity for all individuals to ‘achieve economic self-sufficiency and security,’ said Becky Laman, SVP. growth strategy and partnerships at TimelyMD. “Our vision at TimelyMD is to empower students to be well and thrive. Helping students overcome the obstacles they face in school and in life is a critically important first step. , and we are committed to tackling these and other important issues in partnership with the government body of American community colleges.
According to a recent TimelyMD survey, 7 out of 10 community college students experienced stress and/or anxiety due to a lack of basic needs. With student success in mind, Laman and Dr. Van Wilson, Acting Senior Vice Chancellor, Academic and Workforce Programs at Virginia Community Colleges, will lead a session on “Equitable Access to Care : Responding to the Urgency of Student Mental Health and Basic Needs” at the 2022 ACCT Leadership Conference in October.
“ACCT and our member colleges across the country are dedicated to serving the needs of community college students,” said Jee Hang Lee, President and CEO of ACCT. “Too many students are unable to continue or complete their educational journey due to circumstances beyond their control that affect their health and well-being. We are delighted to introduce our member institutions to innovative solutions such as those provided by TimelyMD so that students can have the best possible chance of succeeding.”
About Timely MD
TimelyMD is the leading virtual health and wellness solution for higher education. Its mission is to improve student well-being by making virtual medical and mental health care accessible anytime, anywhere. TimelyMD’s virtual care platform, TimelyCare, includes a range of services including mental health counselling, on-demand emotional support, medical care, psychiatric care, health coaching, foundation, guidance for faculty and staff, and digital self-care content. Visit moment.md to learn how TimelyMD is inspiring the digital transformation of campus health and the future of student care.
About the ACCT
The Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT) is a nonprofit educational organization of boards of trustees, representing more than 6,500 elected and appointed trustees who govern more than 1,200 community, technical, and junior colleges in the United States and beyond. These community professionals, business leaders, public policy makers and leading citizens volunteer their time and talent to serve on the boards of this century’s most innovative institutions of higher education – community colleges, junior and technical – and make decisions that affect more than 1,200 colleges and more than 11 million students each year.
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