Instructors & Partners

OpenTelemed revolves around healthcare practitioners. Our diligent efforts are dedicated to simplifying the healthcare system, making it accessible to all.​

Instructors & Partners​

The future of healthcare lies in telehealth, with 70% of medical services being deliverable through telehealth approaches. Our well-trained practitioners are actively assisting people nationwide.

Patient care for internal medicine and cardiology

Dr. Jules Pean

Dr. Pean: 10+ years in healthcare, peer-to-peer evaluation expert, adept in testing necessity determination. Specialized in NJ utilization review, admissions, two-night rules, and 4 years in disability evaluation. Diverse background: ICU, hospitals, EMR (Epic), managed care, utilization, and case management. Committed to high-quality healthcare, evolving standards.

Emergency Physician Affiliates

Dr. Keith Myers​

J.D. with Honors, Univ. of Florida Law
M.D., Univ. of Miami School of Medicine
Internal Medicine Residency, Univ. of Hawaii
Board Certified in Internal Medicine
B.A., Biology, Summa Cum Laude, Cal State Univ., Northridge

UNC Hospitals Combined Internal Medicine

Dr. Jerry Allen Saunders

Dr. Allen is a dedicated professional:

American Heart Association Board member
Johnston YMCA Board member
Member of ACP, AAP, and former NMPRA
Bloomer Hill Volunteer Clinic contributor
Sigma Xi Research Society associate
Active in student associations and volunteerism since 2001.

Vidant Medical Cente
Dr. Jason Ambrose

I worked in the Minor Emergency Department at Vidant Medical Center. There I personally treated minor illnesses and injuries for patients of all ages. I became proficient in minor surgical procedures.

Board Certified, Infectious Diseases, ABIM
Dr. Vincent A. Covelli

Active California Medical License
Board Certified in Infectious Diseases and Internal Medicine (ABIM)
BLS and ACLS Certified (AHA)

Physician, clinical leader, medical facility manager
Dr. Kathleen Szelei-Stevens

Dr. Covelli: Leadership in support, inspiration, and effective communication. Expert liaison, decision-maker, metric developer.