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7 benefits of patient facing health advice

By 09/09/2016April 29th, 2017No Comments

The number of patients searching for health information online is rising dramatically, but how can we be sure that the advice given is safe? Offering patients access to safe, consistent and comprehensive health advice has benefits for both patients and service providers.  As a start here are 7 benefits :

  • Gives immediate access to safe health advice whenever and wherever it is required
  • Empowers patients to take care and control of their own health
  • Re-assurance and peace of mind for patients
  • Minimises clinical risk associated with self – triage
  • Multi channel and multi device accessibility
  • Reduces unnecessary appointments – saving time and money
  • Ensures swift direction to the right care at the right time, giving better outcomes and better service for patients

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