Your patients have never been more aware about how sickness spreads and will want reassurances that your practice is taking steps to ensure their safety in your office during and post-pandemic.That’s why, in June of 2020, the Software Advice COVID-19 Consumer and Employee Impact Survey* asked patients what they felt doctors offices needed to do in order for them to feel safe during COVID-19.
Because these concerns won’t just go away post-pandemic, you’ll need to keep the patient experience in mind and consider introducing some new procedures to keep your office and patients safe. Whether this is using technology to reduce wait times, offering contactless check-in, or embracing technological advances in wearable tech, your patients want to feel safe when they visit your practice.
That’s where this infographic comes in. Look to the future of your practice using these statistics and ideas to stand out from the crowd and ensure your patients feel safe and are happy to call you their doctor.
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*The Software Advice COVID-19 Consumer & Employee Impact Survey was conducted in June, 2020 to understand how the priorities and preferences of people—as consumers, employees, and patients—have shifted due to COVID-19. We surveyed 564 patients making up a representative sample (by age and gender) of the U.S. population.
We worded the questions to ensure that each respondent fully understood the meaning and the topic at hand.