Whether you have a small dental clinic or a big multi specialty hospital, you have to match pace with the latest technology to serve your patients in the best possible way. You have to automate the routine tasks so that your staff doesn’t get locked up in it. One of the most important, yet tedious tasks is to remind the appointments to the patients or to their family members. Many hospitals spend a lot in terms of manual efforts and phone calls in reminding the appointments to their patients. This cannot be overlooked as if the patient forget the appointment, then no shows not only affect the schedule and income of the hospital, but also can’t be utilized in favor of other patients by serving him/ her.
Automated Appointment Reminder System is an advanced tool, which automates this task of reminding the appointments to your patients. It offers a plethora of benefits to the hospital and patients as well. Let’s check a few in brief.
Flexible appointment confirmation, rescheduling and cancellation
The appointment reminder system can work in two way process. When the patient receives the reminder message or call, the system will ensure to collect the confirmation from him/ her for his/her checkup. Not only this, the system can be programmed to provide the appointment cancellation and rescheduling options to the patient. So in case, the patient is not able to make up for the visit then the appointment can be given to someone else.
Easy Operations and Maximal use of hospital resources
The system will automate the appointment reminder task, which will free your hospital resources. These resources can be used for more productive tasks. The appointment reminder system will ensure to give you the instant notifications in the form of a message or call, on confirmation, cancellation or reschedule of any appointment. Thus, you can manage your hospital staff and schedules accordingly. Furthermore, this system can easily get integrated with your existing tools and utilities such as calendar, contact list, etc. Thus, the system will work as an integral part of the existing system, which will further save monetarily resources of the hospital.
Multiple options to serve patients with the reminders
An appointment reminder can be sent in the form of a voice call, text message (SMS), or an email based on the type or personal preference of your patients. You can also implement more than one method of appointment reminder. Moreover, the system will allow you to personalize the messages. You can also use your regional language. All these approaches and flexible options will ensure that you cater your patients in an advanced and a value added way.
A hospital can leverage many more benefits by making this appointment reminder system a part of their hospital. Want to know how? Contact us and our executives will educate with the abundant benefits of this solution.