ABOUT US

In service teaching / training background

Medical Director of infection control at multiple facilities

Experienced in the complexities of facility requirements from hospitals to LTCFs

Experience in Rural Hospital settings

Infectious Diseases Specialists with 20 years experience “in the field”

Over 10,000 patients seen in person

Doctors are board certified in Infectious Diseases

Company founded on Telehealth principles to help underserved facilities

INPATIENT
TELEHEALTH SERVICES

  • Provider-to-provider consultation

  • On call review of antibiotic prescriptions with pharmacists

  • Antimicrobial stewardship program management / development

  • Infection control program support

  • Optimizing antibiotic formulary based on antibiogram

  • Quality improvement projects

  • Participation in P&T committee 

  • Doctor to patient video visits

OUTPATIENT TELEHEALTH SERVICES

  • Provider-to-provider consultation

  • HIV care and treatment support

  • Hepatitis B and C treatment support

  • Doctor to patient video visits

  • Ability to follow hospital discharges

  • Quality improvement projects

OUR TEAM

Praxis ID’s mission is to support rural hospitals and clinics that do not have the infectious diseases coverage they require. 

Comprised of a team of board certified infectious disease physicians,  Praxis ID provides targeted, timely telehealth patient consultations, and critical support for infection prevention and antimicrobial stewardship programs.

Praxis ID provides protocols, procedures and patient management to make it so that rural hospitals may benefit from the support of their own Infectious Diseases doctor. 

With more than 5 years of focused remote support for critical access hospitals, Praxis ID providers have over 20,000 unique patient visits, are certified in Antimicrobial stewardship and infection prevention and have a proven track record of improving quality of care. Understanding the needs and nuances of care delivery at small hospitals who do not have the infectious diseases support they deserve. 

Praxis ID is applying expert knowledge in rural health care settings based on the founder’s experience in public health (WHO and Columbia University). Dr. Ramzi Asfour,  leverages his extensive experience, battling the HIV epidemic in Africa, his experience work in Infectious Diseases in small and large hospitals in the US as well as experience treating in antimicrobial stewardship and infection prevention in LTCFs, LTACHs and Acute care hospitals.  

DR. RAMZI ASFOUR

FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT

DR. DOST SARPEL

ASSOCIATE

Benefit from the support of a full-time Infectious Diseases expert via Telemedicine

628-600-3589 

Praxis Infectious Diseases

P.O Box 5010

Larkspur, CA 94977

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