Appointment Reminders

Missed appointments is one of the most common and costly problems healthcare providers face on a daily basis. Not only are your patients not receiving the care that they need, but you are also wasting valuable time and resources waiting for people who don’t show up.

Text messaging is a simple solution that can reduce the rate of your patient no-shows. By sending patients a short text message reminder before every appointment, your organization can save money and improve attendance rates.

How It Works

Upland Mobile Messaging’s text messaging tools will help you reduce missed appointments and the rate of patient no-shows.

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Enroll Patients for Reminders

Patients sign up for text message appointment reminders via text message, online form, or in person

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Send Text Alerts Straight to Patients’ Phones

Patients receive a text reminder about their appointment time and date prior to their appointment

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Reduce Missed Appointments

Patients are more likely to attend their appointments or reschedule, reducing the number of missed appointments and cost to your healthcare organization

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Case Study

Blood Systems

Blood Systems found that 66% of people responded to text message appointments.


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eBook

Text Messaging for Patient Engagement: The Key to Unlocking Positive Healthcare Outcomes

Discover three advantages of engaging your healthcare patients through SMS text messaging


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Infographic

Infographic: Reducing the Cost of Patient No-Shows

Text messaging is the most effective way to reduce patient no-shows and...
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