Telehealth platform aims to increase access to reproductive and sexual care in the Magnolia State
JACKSON, Miss., June 14, 2022 — Twentyeight Health, a telehealth company providing affordable access and convenience for reproductive and sexual health, today announced that it has launched in Mississippi.
“According to Power to Decide, more than 200,000 people in Mississippi who are at or below the 250% poverty level live in contraceptive deserts — meaning they do not have reasonable access to a health center with a full range of contraceptive methods,’” said Amy Fan, co-founder of Twentyeight Health. “As we expand into Mississippi, we will help more women receive the high-quality, affordable sexual and reproductive care that everyone deserves.”
Mississippi residents can now use Twentyeight Health to get prescriptions online for a range of birth control options (pill, patch, ring, shot, emergency contraception, internal condoms), prenatal vitamins, and COVID-19 tests. When Mississippi residents choose Twentyeight Health, they will experience:
Twentyeight Health has also infused charitable giving into its business model, providing free birth control for uninsured women in financial need through a partnership with Bedsider’s Contraceptive Access Fund, and donating 2% of revenues to Bedsider and the National Institute for Reproductive Health. To learn more, visit www.twentyeighthealth.com.
About Twentyeight Health
Twentyeight Health is a mission-driven women’s health organization expanding access to reproductive and sexual health services through high quality telemedicine care, a convenient online platform, and affordable options. Twentyeight Health is available in more than 30 states across the U.S., serving more than 85 percent of women of reproductive age. Twentyeight Health has received multiple awards for the company’s impact, including Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies, Forbes Next 1000, Top 50 in Digital Health by Rock Health, the NYC Digital Health 100, and Verywell Health’s Best Birth Control Delivery Services.
To learn more, visit www.twentyeighthealth.com.