April 25, 2011 10:57 ET

ReachMD Launches MedicalRadio Mobile Application for BlackBerry

Channel for Medical Professionals Introduces Additional Platform for Award-Winning Medical Programming

NORTHBROOK, IL--(Marketwire - Apr 25, 2011) - ReachMD, an award-winning provider of professional medical news, information and education, launches its third mobile application today, and its first available for BlackBerry devices. The MedicalRadio app provides free access to ReachMD's XM Satellite Radio Channel 160 and on-demand audio programs, including Continuing Medical Education/Continuing Education (CME/CE).

ReachMD MedicalRadio Application Features Include:

  • Free access to the live stream of ReachMD XM Satellite Radio Channel 160, the only medical radio station for healthcare professionals
  • Access to over 5,000 searchable podcasts of past and present ReachMD audio programs
  • Free CME/CE podcasts with the ability to take a post-test to earn credit
  • The ability to search podcasts based on ReachMD audio series, medical specialty, listener favorites, or new programs
  • New content added weekly

"We are excited to meet the strong demand from our listeners to offer ReachMD on BlackBerry," said Gary Epstein, CEO of ReachMD. "Our MedicalRadio and CME apps for iPhone have been extremely popular among physicians and healthcare professionals. We are proud that we can make it even easier for listeners to access our quality medical programming."

The new MedicalRadio app for BlackBerry, and the MedicalRadio and CME apps for iPhone can be downloaded for free from The MedicalRadio app and all programming, including CME/CE, are free. However standard data rates from listeners' wireless providers do apply.

For more information about ReachMD's MedicalRadio app, please visit

About ReachMD: ReachMD, headquartered in Northbrook, Ill., is a leading producer and distributor of advanced healthcare information and education for medical professionals, including free CME. ReachMD's live stream and on-demand audio programming is delivered via XM Satellite Radio Channel 160,, and the Medical Radio iPhone app. In 2010, ReachMD was named the Best Healthcare Professional Media Brand by Medical Marketing & Media. For more information about ReachMD visit

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