Medical Practice Management
Sep 21

Remind patients about upcoming appointments

As your patients increasingly use the Internet, explore ways to use e-mail and your Web page to remind them about appointments. Many practices already send e-mail reminders to patients who prefer that method; others allow—and encourage—making, changing, and confirming non-urgent appointments online.

Reminding patients of upcoming appointments works—and automating the process makes it more affordable. Implement a system of your own. If you already have one in place, take the time to review how well it works and whether you’re taking advantage of technology already in place.

About Reed Tinsley, CPA

As a top advisor to physicians, I help increase practice profits by delivering hands-on, expert medical accounting/tax support, practice counsel, and revenue-building strategies. Read more →