Fast and Convenient Online Scheduling Now Available
Tower Radiology and openDoctor Partner for Online Scheduling
TAMPA, FL (August 18, 2020) –Scheduling an
appointment at Tower Radiology just got easier with a new online scheduling
experience through the openDoctor platform. Online scheduling is easy, fast,
and convenient for patients to set an appointment. The new online feature is
available 24/7, provides appointment confirmation, and paperless
preregistration. This exciting new tool enhances the patient experience.
"With COVID-19, the healthcare industry is
required to adopt a new perspective on how patients and staff interact safely.
It's incredible to offer our patients the ability to schedule their
appointments online easily and at their convenience. Both Tower's and
openDoctors' staff has done a fantastic job of integrating this latest feature
to our collection of online and virtual tools available to patients. These
virtual tools are an example of how Tower continues to set the standard in
outpatient radiology!" said Larry Smith, Tower's CEO.
Joe Marino, CEO of openDoctor, stated that "In
uncertain times, we're seeing industry leaders like Tower Radiology accelerate
the adoption of digital, contactless tools to create a safer patient
experience. Our patient engagement suite is designed to be utilized by patients
on their laptops and smartphones, reducing the number of items they would
typically touch in the patient waiting room. We believe this level of comfort
will continue to build consumer confidence to return for their
Patients will now experience, the ability to create
an appointment 24/7, appointment confirmation, paperless preregistration, a
virtual waiting room, decrease contact with staff, continue social distancing,
and shorter wait times in the lobby.
Established in 1992,
Tower Radiology provides quality radiology services in a comfortable,
convenient, outpatient setting throughout Hillsborough, Pasco and East Pinellas
Counties. Accredited by the American College of Radiology, Tower offers
specialized services such as 3D mammography, high field wide-bore MRI,
weight-bearing open MRI, extremity open MRI, cardiac MRI, CT low-dose lung
screening and PET/CT. Tower’s 65 plus board-certified radiologists hold
certifications in all 11 radiology subspecialties and participate in the
academic missions of research and teaching through serving as faculty for USF
College of Medicine, Department of Radiology. For more information, go to TowerRadiologyCenters.com.
openDoctor is expanding its footprint
in outpatient imaging, providing real-time patient access, referring engagement
tools specifically designed to improve workflow and operational efficiency. The
company goal is to bridge the communication gaps between imaging centers,
referring providers and patients by providing a unified, digital platform for
sharing data. For more information, go to opendr.com.