Mobile Application Development Flourishes Healthcare Industryby Yash Panchal BDE
The world is being quick in adopting different technologies. The mobile application development is one of the most adopted trends nowadays. There are so many small to big companies launching different mobile applications and leveraging benefits offered by it. In fact, there are different industries getting the mobile app development services to empower their staff as well as to cater their customers. The healthcare industry is one of the industries which can take maximum benefits by getting mobile app development service. Even if it is a small clinic or a big multi specialty hospital offering medical and surgical services, the mobile app development with custom features can offer a whole range of benefits. This article will share 5 major key features of the mobile app for hospitals.
1. Information about Hospital
The mobile app can offer the complete details of a hospital. It can contain the information of the hospital, its history, the health related areas served by the hospital such as neurosurgery, kidney, ENT, etc. This module of a mobile app can also showcase the advanced infrastructure owned by the hospitals.
2. Information about Staff
The mobile application can showcase the details of the doctors to the users. This can contain the details of the doctors like what is the education of a doctor, what is his/her specialty, what are the days of consultancy for that doctor, etc. This section can also be used to give brief details of the nursing staff of a hospital.
3. Information about Special Packages
Many hospitals offer special packages like full body checkup, women's health check-up, checkup for cancer, etc. These packages and related details of it can be showcased in this section of a mobile app.
4. Book an Appointment
You can allow your patients to book an appointment for the health checkup using the mobile application of your hospital or clinic. This section may display the list of doctors, and available appointment slots of that doctor. The patients or their family members can select their preferable, and convenient appointment schedule and book it.
5. Reminder of Booked Appointment
It is a common issue faced by many doctors that the patients schedule an appointment and then don’t show up due to their forgetful nature or any other reason. The mobile application will send a push notification to the patient to remind him the scheduled appointment for the checkup or health consultation. This mobile app can also be programmed to get the confirmation from the patient: will he come for an appointment or not? So In case he is not able to come up for the appointment, then it can be rescheduled and the available time slot can be given to another patient.
There are many more custom features a mobile application can have based on the custom needs of the hospitals. The key benefits of a hospital mobile application are listed below:
- Better service for the patients by giving advanced options
- Transparency of information by providing all information of the hospital
- Better utilization of available resources
- Improved branding
- Improved Return over Investment (ROI)
- And many more
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