East Carolina University Selects ViTel Net to Support Statewide Telepsychiatry Program

McLean, VA, February 21, 2023 – East Carolina University Brody School of Medicine, a center of excellence and one of the most progressive not-for-profit health care systems in the country has selected ViTel Net, the pioneer in telehealth innovation and enterprise virtual care, to support their North Carolina Statewide Telepsychiatry Program (NC-STeP).

The NC-STeP program has supported over 80,000 telepsychiatry assessments to date and has serviced 39 hospital emergency departments across the state of North Carolina, in addition to 21 outpatient sites. In their plans to scale the program, the team at ECU sought out a technology partner who would be able to centralize and streamline existing technologies while improving and preserving existing workflows and historical data. Leveraging ViTel Net’s integrated, interoperable, and scalable, vCareCommand platform the team saw an opportunity to simultaneously power sustained growth while optimizing the capabilities of existing Health IT for the program.


ViTel Net has been leading telehealth innovation for over 30 years with industry leading technology. Its robust cloud platform streamlines clinical and operational workflows while providing clinicians access to all patient data with a single sign-on. ViTel Net’s “no code” configurable user experience enables the flexibility needed to provide care, quickly and cost effectively. The results – informed decisions that power greater efficiency, for better patient experiences and outcomes across the care continuum.