Posted on May 8, 2014 by Fraser Ratchford
Giving patients the ability to e-book their own medical appointments can benefit both patients and clinicians. Patients can book appointments 24/7 and receive electronic confirmations and alerts while staff can focus on higher-value tasks. Our infographic examines some of these benefits.
Tell us what you think would be the biggest benefit and learn more about the grants we’re offering physicians and nurse practitioners in our e-Booking Initiative.
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Fraser Ratchford is a Senior Director at Canada Health Infoway and works with Infoway’s partners to electronically connect citizens to their health information, to their care team, and to other virtual health services and tools. Prior to his role at Infoway, Fraser held a number of leadership positions in health care. His major focus over the past 30 years has been digital health, working in various sectors including government, hospital and public health.