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Sutter Health and FastER Urgent Care to Present with iTriage at the HIMSS12 Conference on Feb 22(February 14, 2012)
Denver, CO (PRWEB) February 14, 2012
With a deep commitment to transforming patient engagement, iTriage® will be hosting a healthcare provider discussion on challenges and solutions relating to patient volume, payer mix, measuring ROI, and patient experience. This HIMMS12 Knowledge Center session titled Enhancing and Increasing Patient Engagement through Mobile will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 22 at 11:00 am at the Venetian Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas, NV. Click here to learn more about the speakers.
iTriage will also be an exhibitor in the HIMSS12 Mobile Health Knowledge Center (booth 12928, kiosk #7) from Feb 21-23. As one of the leading healthcare industry conferences, HIMSS12 will welcome about 30,000 attendees, including healthcare executives from across the globe.
Sutter Health and FastER Urgent Care leverage our mobile solutions to engage patients on-the-go who are seeking health information and medical care. We look forward to giving them a platform at HIMSS12 to share their insight and best practices with other healthcare providers, stated Peter Hudson, M.D., CEO and co-founder of iTriage.
These two healthcare providers will specifically discuss how iTriage has positively impacted visibility and patient volume. iTriage's Appointment Setting service has driven new patient traffic to FastER Urgent Care, increasing total patient volume by eight percent in the first two months of use, stated William Gluckman, DO, President and CEO of FastER Urgent Care. And of the consumers that use Appointment Setting to book appointments, 74% of them were new patients.
According to Sutter Health, iTriages consumer mobile health app has increased visibility of the Sutter Health network in the mobile environment. In 2011, iTriage drove consumers to find Sutters Premier Listings and then view the health systems customized content more than 50,000 times.
Headquartered in Denver, CO, iTriage LLC is a global healthcare technology company founded in 2008 by two emergency medicine physicians. The companys mobile platform and 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.
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