Send Appointment Reminders via Text Message
Texting is rapidly becoming the preferred way to communicate for young and old alike.
The most common reason why patients fail to show up for appointments is simply because they forgot. By sending and receiving text messages to your patients you can substantially decrease your no-show rates and increase your revenue. Dr. Know provides the best low-cost, high ROI Text Messaging system that integrates with your patient management system.
Return on Investment Calculation - ROI.
- 1. Staff spends 20 hrs per week phoning for appointment reminders at $20/hour
- 2. Current No-Show rate: 400 appointments x 15% = 60/month
- 3. Average cost per no-show: $200
Additional Revenue from Reduced No-Shows
- 1. Reduction in no-shows from using Dr. Know: 30%
2. Average no-shows recaptured per month: 60 x 30% = 18 appointments.
3. Average recaptured revenue per month: 18 * $200 = $3,600/month
Increased Revenue from Using Dr. Know
- Office Costs Savings + Additional Revenue / $1,440 + $3,600 = $5,040/month or $60, 480/year
- • More booked appointments.
- • Reduced No-Shows.
- • More satisfied patients.
- • Reduced staff time sending reminders.
- • Patient instantly get messages.