TITLE

Telephone reminder system works with patient software to reduce no-show rate

AUTHOR(S)
Stickney, Patty
PUB. DATE
May 1997
SOURCE
Health Management Technology;May1997, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features University Physicians' SmartTalk system installed to reduce the high no-show rates of patients. Components; Cost of components; Implementation; Staff and patients served; Benefits in terms of savings, productivity and patient care; Enhancements.
ACCESSION #
9705160829

 

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