March 2014

SMS Appointment Reminders

Healthcare & NHS Services Adopt SMS for Appointment Reminders

The NHS has revealed that it has lost millions of pounds because of the number of patients failing to turn up for appointments. Out of 94.1 million hospital outpatient appointments in 2012/13, 6.9 million appointments were not attended, costing the NHS £745m. It is also estimated that more than 12 million doctors’ appointments are missed each year. … Read More