"We’re humbled to help LifeStance ensure patients seeking behavioral health services get the timely care they need, particularly during these challenging times,” said Puneet Maheshwari, co-founder and CEO of DocASAP.
HERNDON, Va. (PRWEB) April 28, 2020
DocASAP, the industry's most advanced patient access and engagement platform for health systems, health plans and physician groups, today announced LifeStance Health, a leader in behavioral healthcare services, selected its platform to streamline patient and member access to care. Through advanced online scheduling options, including accessing telehealth visits, the strategic partnership empowers LifeStance to navigate patients across 15 states to the right provider and setting at the right time.
“Timely access to care – especially during stressful times – is critical to ensuring positive, lasting outcomes for our patients,” said Danish Qureshi, chief growth officer, LifeStance. “DocASAP’s robust technology allows us to quickly scale and create a better online scheduling experience for patients and our 2,000 providers. By lowering barriers to accessing care, both in-person and through telehealth, we’re able to efficiently navigate patients to the care they need, where and when they need it.”
The COVID-19 crisis is projected to push telehealth visits over one billion in 2020, according to Forrester Research. DocASAP’s secure platform will empower LifeStance to further streamline access to telehealth and in-person visits. The platform’s provider search and profiles and real-time accurate online appointment scheduling will help facilitate patient acquisition through LifeStance’s regional and national websites, as well as digital health plan channels. Additionally, DocASAP’s frictionless platform will accommodate LifeStance’s multiple visit reasons, complex workflows, provider questions and integrate with their practice management solution.
“COVID-19 is dramatically transforming how we access and deliver care,” said Puneet Maheshwari, co-founder and CEO of DocASAP. “As we adjust to a new normal, navigating patients to the right provider and setting at the right time remains our top priority. We’re humbled to help LifeStance ensure patients seeking behavioral health services get the timely care they need, particularly during these challenging times.”
About LifeStance Health
LifeStance is a national provider of behavioral healthcare services with operations across the country. Founded in 2017, LifeStance brings together psychiatrists, psychologists, nurse practitioners, and licensed therapists to provide comprehensive mental health treatment services for patients of all ages. Every LifeStance team member is dedicated to providing the utmost in compassionate care and treatment to serve the specific needs and concerns of each individual patient. To learn more, please visit http://www.LifeStance.com.
DocASAP provides the industry’s most advanced patient access and engagement platform for health systems, health plans and physician groups. DocASAP empowers organizations to direct patients to the optimal provider and care setting at the right time throughout their access journey, helping improve outcomes, reduce costs and create a better patient experience. Backed and promoted in the market by Aetna, Optum and UnitedHealthcare, DocASAP builds unique payor-provider connections with an eye toward simpliﬁed access, increased care compliance and improved population risk management. For more information, visit http://docasap.com or follow on Twitter @DocASAP.