Our Story

How Stopgap Health Began


Our StoryAs an emergency physician, Dr. Stephen Kelly was tired of seeing young, healthy patients come to the ER with serious diseases like acute stroke – simply because they had run out of medication.

Rather than wait for the healthcare system to be fixed, he decided to create an easy way for people to access their life saving medicines – even when in between doctors or insurance plans.

Ultimately, he envisions Stopgap Health as a resource for more than just prescription refills.  From cholesterol and diabetes screenings to healthy lifestyle resources, it will be a home base for people looking to keep their health on track despite life’s unexpected challenges.

Dr. Kelly encourages you to submit any comments or requests for needed services to:

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