A group of physicians, philanthropists and businessmen who recognized the need for improved access to health information and advice worldwide and saw telephone-based triage as a means to provide that access formed FONEMED in 1996. FONEMED's Registered Nurses located throughout the United States supported by our state-of-the-art medical call centers in Canada and Puerto Rico currently serve over 9 million people.FONEMED is a Limited Liability Corporation, organized under the laws of Missouri. FONEMED's headquarters are in Miami, Florida. Its administrative offices are in Ventura, California. FONEMED has been fully accredited by URAC (www.urac.org) for health call center services since 2000 and is fully HIPAA-compliant.