Hospitals and health centers require medical scheduling software to manage patient appointments and allocate medical staff accordingly. This type of software includes scheduling algorithms that are meant to reduce patient wait time. It also handles the communication between patients and the medical personnel to confirm scheduled examination and treatment sessions.
Medical scheduling software integrates with medical practice management solutions, as well as other practice-specific software solutions specialized like optometry, radiology, or physical therapy. In order to access patient information, integration with electronic health records software is also required.
To qualify for inclusion in the Medical Scheduling category, a product must: