The appointment setting tool provides a valuable service to the members of our community when they have an immediate medical need. We believe this will also be a tremendous convenience to our local employers enabling them to improve efficiency...
Jacksonville, FL and Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 15, 2012
Doctors Express of Jacksonville, located at 13457 Atlantic Blvd., today announced a new online appointment setting feature through a partnership with iTriage® – a free consumer health care app that lets patients access medical information online and from their smartphones.
Now more than ever, patients want increased access to their medical providers, and a recent survey from Intuit Health reported that 81% of patients want the ability to schedule appointments online. The mobile appointment request feature on iTriage lets residents and visitors in Jacksonville quickly and conveniently request an appointment at Doctors Express and receive an immediate response.
“More people are relying on their smartphones for information 24/7, and at Doctors Express, we are committed to providing our patients with the resources to better manage their health care,” said Kay Holmes, owner. “The appointment setting tool provides a valuable service to the members of our community when they have an immediate medical need. We believe this will also be a tremendous convenience to our local employers enabling them to improve efficiency and control for directing their pre-employment drug screens, employee physicals and immunizations.”
Downloaded more than five million times, iTriage has been touted as a one-stop health care app that gives consumers more control and convenience when accessing health care services and information. iTriage is available as a free download from app stores for iPhone® and Android® mobile phones and is accessible from any Internet-enabled device at http://www.iTriageHealth.com.
Consumers also use iTriage to:
- Research medical symptoms and conditions
- Learn about possible causes and treatment options
- Find information like services, specialties, hours and turn-by-turn directions to nearby medical facilities including Doctors Express Jacksonville
About Doctors Express – Jacksonville
Doctors Express is a locally owned, walk-in urgent care clinic conveniently located in the Harbour Village Shopping Center. Open seven days a week, Doctors Express treats everything from cuts and bruises to fractures and colds, and everything in between, including employers’ Occ Med services and Workers Comp injuries. The state-of-the-art facility features an on-site lab, digital X-ray capabilities and a physician always on-site every day. Doctors Express is also a member of the Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce. For more information, please visit http://www.doctorsexpressjacksonville.com.
iTriage, LLC is a global healthcare technology company. It was founded in 2008 by two emergency medicine physicians and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado. The company’s platform and mobile/Web application, iTriage, offers a proprietary Symptom-to-Provider™ pathway that empowers patients to make better healthcare decisions. iTriage helps people answer the two most common medical questions: “What could be wrong?” and “Where should I go for treatment?” Millions of consumers around the globe have downloaded the free iTriage mobile app on their iPhone and Android devices, and thousands of healthcare providers use iTriage to reach and communicate critical facility and service information to patients. For more information, please visit http://about.iTriageHealth.com.