Our Staff

Dina Elftmann, Chief Executive Officer

Introducing Dina Elftmann, a visionary leader and the CEO of our esteemed telemedicine company specializing in weight loss and general wellness. With a rich background in this dynamic field spanning over a decade, Dina has been at the forefront of revolutionizing how individuals approach their health journey.

Since assuming ownership of the business in 2015, Dina's passion for empowering others to lead healthier lives has been the driving force behind our company's success. Her innovative strategies and dedication to leveraging telemedicine technology have reshaped the landscape of accessible healthcare, making quality wellness solutions available to all, regardless of geographical constraints.

Beyond the realm of entrepreneurship, Dina's altruistic spirit shines through in her dedication to making a positive impact both within and outside of the workplace. Whether she's lending a helping hand to those in need, nurturing her green thumb in the garden, or honing her skills through continuous learning, Dina's boundless energy and zest for life inspire all those around her.

In her leisure time, Dina finds joy in the simple pleasures of life, whether it's teeing off on the golf course, basking in the beauty of nature while gardening, or cherishing quality moments with loved ones. A true animal lover at heart, she also delights in the company of her beloved dogs, sharing adventures and creating cherished memories together.

With Dina's leadership, our telemedicine company continues to thrive, embodying a commitment to excellence, compassion, and holistic well-being. As we forge ahead, guided by her unwavering vision, we remain steadfast in our mission to transform lives and cultivate a healthier, happier world for all.

Jim Elftmann, Chief Operating Officer

Meet our esteemed COO, Jim Elftmann, a seasoned executive with over three decades of invaluable experience in managing companies across diverse industries, including billion-dollar ventures in the burgeoning cannabis sector. As a key member of our leadership team, Jim brings a wealth of expertise and a proven track record of success to our telemedicine company specializing in weight loss and general wellness.

With his extensive background in steering large-scale enterprises to success, Jim plays a pivotal role in driving operational efficiency, strategic growth, and organizational excellence within our company. His keen insight and innovative approach have been instrumental in optimizing our processes, enhancing our service delivery, and ensuring unparalleled quality across all facets of our operations.

Beyond the boardroom, Jim finds solace and inspiration in his passions outside of work. An avid golfer, he relishes the challenge and camaraderie of the game, embodying the principles of focus, precision, and strategic thinking that resonate with his leadership style. Additionally, Jim's culinary prowess extends beyond the business realm, as he delights in the art of cooking, experimenting with flavors, and creating memorable culinary experiences for family and friends.

With Jim's dynamic leadership at the helm, our telemedicine company continues to scale new heights, driven by a relentless commitment to innovation, excellence, and holistic wellness. As we navigate the evolving landscape of healthcare, guided by his visionary leadership and unwavering dedication, we remain steadfast in our mission to empower individuals to achieve their health and wellness goals, one virtual consultation at a time.

Nick Rauseo, Chief Financial Officer

Introducing Nick, our accomplished CFO, whose journey from the financial sector to the realm of telemedicine reflects a deep commitment to personal and professional transformation. With over two decades of expertise in finance, including a distinguished tenure at Wells Fargo where he served as Nationwide's bank manager for seven years, Nick brings a wealth of strategic insight and financial acumen to our dynamic team.

Nick's decision to transition to our telemedicine company was fueled by a desire for a healthier lifestyle, a choice that resonates with the core mission of our organization. Inspired by the transformative potential of our weight loss and wellness programs, Nick embarked on his own health journey, supported by Nationwide Telemedicine. Through dedication and perseverance, he has shed over 50 pounds, emerging as a beacon of inspiration for those seeking to prioritize their well-being.

Beyond the tangible benefits of weight loss, Nick attests to the profound impact on his mental and emotional well-being. His firsthand experience serves as a testament to the holistic benefits of our services, reinforcing our commitment to empowering individuals to lead healthier, happier lives.

In joining Nationwide Telemedicine, Nick not only embraced a new career path but also found fulfillment and purpose in contributing to a mission-driven organization. His passion for excellence and unwavering dedication have been instrumental in driving our company's financial success and strategic growth.

Outside the boardroom, Nick's zest for life shines through in his pursuits. Whether he's enjoying quality time with his fiancée, Nicole, or honing his skills on the golf course, Nick approaches every endeavor with enthusiasm and determination. While he may joke about his golfing prowess, we're grateful that Nick chose to bring his talents to Nationwide Telemedicine, where his leadership continues to inspire us all.

Adriana Grimsley, Patient Support

Adrianna's journey towards wellness began in her teen years, fueled by the inspiration of her fitness enthusiast father, whose passion for nutrition and effective physical training was evident since she was in diapers. Witnessing firsthand the transformative impact of his knowledge on others' lives, Adrianna naturally gravitated towards the fitness industry as she grew older.

Her foray into the industry commenced in 2012 when she assumed the roles of Front Desk Receptionist and Group Fitness Instructor at a local gym. There, amidst the hustle and bustle of daily operations, Adrianna found herself deeply inspired by the sight of members undergoing remarkable transformations. Her enthusiasm extended beyond instruction as she delighted in concocting healthy smoothies and shakes, serving as a catalyst for members to achieve their fitness aspirations.

As a Zumba instructor, Adrianna seamlessly blended her passion for Latin dance with fitness, infusing each class with energy and zeal. Determined to make wellness more accessible and enjoyable, she expanded her reach by hosting Zumba sessions at her local church and apartment complexes, spreading the joy of movement far and wide.

Her quest for holistic wellness led Adrianna to volunteer at a farm specializing in natural Ayurvedic plants and medicinal herbs, deepening her understanding of nutrition. Eager to expand her knowledge further, she embarked on a journey of continuous learning, attending seminars on Ayurveda and nutrition in Colorado and California. Additionally, Adrianna pursued formal education, enrolling in college courses in Anatomy & Physiology and Nutrition, further honing her expertise.

Joining the Nationwide team in April 2022 marked a significant milestone in Adrianna's career, allowing her to channel her passion for wellness into assisting patients on their weight loss journeys. Outside the office, Adrianna finds solace in nature through invigorating hikes, indulges in quality time with loved ones while relishing banana pancakes with her nephew, and extends her compassion to feeding stray cats. An avid consumer of knowledge, she enriches her mind with podcasts while tackling household chores.

Adrianna's commitment to wellness, coupled with her boundless enthusiasm and dedication, serves as an inspiration to us all as we strive to empower individuals towards healthier, happier lives.

Nikki Elftmann, Patient Support

Meet Nikki, a compassionate member of our patient support team at our leading telemedicine company specializing in weight loss and general wellness. With over 25 years of extensive experience in customer support, Nikki's dedication to assisting others shines through in every interaction.

As the middle sister of our CEO and COO, Nikki has embodied the nurturing role throughout her life. Her natural inclination towards caregiving extends not only to her family but also to the patients she supports on their wellness journeys.

While Nikki excels in her role as a patient support specialist, her greatest joy lies in being a mother to her three children. She is passionate about instilling in them the happiness that comes from embracing life's adventures. Whether it's exploring new places, spending quality time with her siblings and parents, or indulging in her hobbies, Nikki cherishes every moment spent with her loved ones.

Outside of work and family, Nikki channels her passion for thrifting and finding great deals into her side venture with her fiancée – their family-owned resale shop, The Junkie Monkeys. Together, they have curated a unique collection of treasures available at their online store, www.shopjunkiemonkeys.com, offering customers the thrill of discovering hidden gems at affordable prices.

When she's not assisting patients or curating items for her shop, Nikki enjoys cooking, baking, and diving into a good book. Her zest for life and commitment to helping others make her an invaluable asset to our team and a beacon of warmth and support for our patients.

With her unwavering dedication, genuine compassion, and zest for life, Nikki embodies the spirit of care and support that defines our telemedicine company.

Caterina Bavaro, Patient Support

Introducing Caterina, a cherished member of our patient support team at our esteemed telemedicine company specializing in weight loss and general wellness. With an impressive eight years of dedicated service to our company, Caterina brings a wealth of experience and unwavering commitment to assisting our patients on their wellness journeys.

Before joining our team, Caterina honed her patient care skills while working for a urologist, where she provided compassionate and attentive care to those in need. Her background in healthcare has equipped her with the knowledge and empathy needed to effectively support our patients through their weight loss and wellness endeavors.

Renowned for her sweetness and insurmountable loyalty, Caterina is beloved by both patients and colleagues alike. Her genuine warmth and compassion create a welcoming and supportive environment for all who interact with her, making her an invaluable asset to our team.

Outside of her professional endeavors, Caterina's passion for life shines through in her diverse interests and pursuits. A devoted member of her big Italian family, Caterina finds joy in spending quality time with loved ones, embracing the rich tapestry of her heritage and creating cherished memories together.

In her leisure time, Caterina enjoys indulging her creative side through reading, painting, and crafting. Her adventurous spirit leads her to explore new places and experiences, enriching her life with diverse perspectives and unforgettable moments.

With Caterina's genuine warmth, unwavering loyalty, and dedication to making a positive difference, she embodies the core values of our telemedicine company. Her commitment to providing exceptional patient support ensures that every individual receives the care and assistance they need to achieve their health and wellness goals.