While government health sites remain behind the times, Clinical Trials GPS provides patients with up to date trial and facility data, new patient dashboard and study promotion tools for research sites.
Online PR News – 02-November-2013 – Kansas City, MO – For individuals looking to enroll in a clinical trial, finding the right one can be a tedious process. Clinical Trials GPS (http://www.clinicaltrialsgps.com) is solving this problem by providing unique features for patients such as:
- Patient Dashboard
- Keyword Search (search for clinical trials)
- Browse Capabilities (browse trials by condition or location)
- Auto-Suggestions Based on Preferences
- Nearby Facility Info
- Personalized Content
GPS is also rolling out new features for clinical research facilities to make it easier to keep their info up to date and promote their facility and studies, with features such as:
- Research Facility Profiles
- Condition & Geo-Targeted Facility Promotion
- Condition & Geo-Targeted Study Promotion
- Patient Outreach Opportunities
DIRECTORY OF CLINICAL TRIALS & RESEARCH FACILITIES
The GPS directory consists of more than 100,000 upcoming and enrolling trials as well as 50,000 clinical research facilities located throughout the country. The directory is updated on a continual basis in order to reflect trials which have just been opened and those that have been closed.
PERSONALIZED PATIENT DASHBOARD
Profile Preferences - Personalize your profile age, height, location, conditions, and trial phase. You can also designate if you are a smoker or not, and whether you are a healthy volunteer (you don't have to be sick to participate in clinical trials)
Trial Requests - This is a comprehensive record of all the trials for which a patient has applied. Suggestions become more personalized as the number of trials applied for increases.
Related Trials - Other trials that patients may be interested in applying for based on their profile information (age range, location and specified conditions).
Nearby Facilities - Displays all the facilities within 50 miles of the patient’s given zip code. Patients can click on any facility name to go directly to their page.
Personalized Content - Get recommendations from our clinical trials blog and resource center based on conditions selected.
RESEARCH FACILITY & CLINICAL STUDY PROMOTION
Facility Profiles - Research sites have complete control over their own profile page and can use it to highlight key aspects of their facility. Completed profile pages show:
- Facility name
- Phone number
- Address and map location
- Website and email addresses
- Facility description
- Running list of active trials at the site
- Therapeutic areas of expertise
- Detailed staff biographies
- Clinical trial phase capabilities
- Target patient demographics
Facility Promotion - A promoted facility will be displayed above other facility pages for a given location. This can give sites significantly more exposure on GPS.
Study Promotion - This feature allows sites to target prospective patients by condition and/or location.
Clinical Trials GPS provides visitors with up to date information about ongoing clinical studies and research facilities, as well as a quick and easy way to participate. They also provide facility and study promotion tools for Research Facilities. For more information, please visit the website or contact us directly at (877) 330-2919.