Communication is a huge problem in healthcare and is often the root cause of dangerous and sometimes fatal errors. When done correctly, HIPAA secure text messaging in healthcare makes it easier for physicians, nurses, therapists and other healthcare providers to coordinate and expedite patient care. DrFirst’s Backline secure text messaging for healthcare helps healthcare providers avoid communication gaps by enabling secure, encrypted, HIPAA-compliant communication between doctors, nurses and other healthcare providers. It connects providers within your organization with healthcare workers across your community.
Here are four ways HIPAA-compliant, secure text messaging improves patient care, outcomes and patient safety: