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December 01, 2016

2017: The Year of Texting

It feels like just yesterday we were talking about 2016 being the year of the digital health boom and EHR/patient portal adoption, and in hindsight, we hit the nail on the head.

November 20, 2016

Reduce Your Patient No-Shows – Realize Results

Does this ever happen to you? Your morning starts with a completely packed schedule but by noon, your calendar looks like Swiss cheese, with a …

November 03, 2016

Healthcare Communications Must Meet Patients’ Evolving Expectations

The prevalence of high deductible plans and premiums is on the rise – and so are patients’ expectations of valuable healthcare and meaningful engagement. And …

October 12, 2016

The Power of Automated Appointment Reminders

Your practice might think that using manual phone calls for appointment reminders is more cost-efficient than automated reminders, but the cost savings can be deceiving …

October 10, 2016

Increase Patient Breast Cancer Awareness

Each year, it is estimated that over 246,660 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 40,000 will die. …

October 03, 2016

Preparing for Flu Season

As a healthcare provider, informing your patients about the importance of flu shots and when and how to get them is an important part of …

September 27, 2016

Get Your Flu Shot Today!

It’s that time of year when we start seeing flu shot promotions almost everywhere. Everyone from your local grocery store to your neighborhood CVS is …

September 21, 2016

5 Pitfalls of an Unreliable Appointment Schedule

In many non-emergent healthcare practices, the most important daily report is the appointment schedule. In any facility where patients call in to schedule an appointment, …

September 20, 2016

Manually calling patients – does it always help?

At first glance, manually calling patients for appointment reminders seems like the most straightforward thing: since you already have office staff, they can easily make …

September 14, 2016

Manually calling patients – is it in their best interest?

Making appointment reminders is a proven way to get patients to show up for their appointments, but is manually calling the best method for your …

July 27, 2016

Calculate the cost of patient no-shows – the equation.

It is an inevitable part of every practice: patients who do not show up for their appointments. Whether this is because of transportation or logistics …

July 26, 2016

3 Major Costs of Patient No-Shows

It is an inevitable part of every practice: patients who do not show up for their appointments. Whether it is because of transportation or logistics …