Patients nationwide gain scheduling convenience while physicians connect with more patients
NEW YORK – February 25, 2014 – Vitals, the market leader in providing online tools and data enabling consumers to make informed decisions about the cost and quality of their medical care, and DocASAP, a provider of Internet solutions that streamline provider appointment scheduling and marketing, today announced a partnership in which Vitals will offer DocASAP appointment scheduling within its online physician profiles.
Under the agreement, Vitals will integrate DocASAP’s scheduling platform into its nationwide online physician directory. This will allow millions of patients who rely on Vitals to make informed doctor selections to now view doctors’ schedules and book appointments at convenient times with only a few clicks.
“We’re pleased to be working with DocASAP to offer a better, more efficient way to book appointments with doctors,” said Jeff Cutler, Vitals’ executive vice president. “Vitals strives to improve the patient experience. The relationship with DocASAP allows us to offer our 13 million monthly visitors greater value and convenience with online scheduling.”
As part of the agreement, DocASAP will also offer Vitals’ PatientLink to providers who use the DocASAP scheduling platform. PatientLink helps hospitals, health systems and practices connect with consumers, build brand loyalty and awareness, and gain new patients over the Internet.
“Our arrangement with Vitals will extend DocASAP scheduling and marketing conveniences to providers throughout the U.S., while giving our current customers access to Vitals tools that boost their online presence,” said Puneet Maheshwari, founder and CEO of DocASAP. “We continue to work toward our mission of delivering scheduling ease and convenience to consumers while equipping provider and health plan partners with the tools and strategies they need to be successful.”
Vitals believes that technology makes better health possible. We are a leader in providing online tools and actionable data that enable healthcare consumers to make more informed decisions about the cost and quality of their medical care. Through health plans, hospitals and our leading consumer websites, Vitals helps more than 150 million people each year access information for better, more affordable care.
As a dynamic, service-oriented healthcare technology and marketing company, DocASAP helps healthcare providers more effectively market their practices and fill open appointments. The company’s innovative, multi-channel marketing platform addresses the technology and practice management needs of healthcare providers, and enables health plan providers and consumer health portals to strengthen their patient engagement initiatives. For more information, please visit www.docasap.com.