HelpingDoc launches smartphone application for doctors and patients

A mobile application to make the task of booking appointment with your chosen medical professional easier.

Online PR News – 27-November-2013 – Delhi – HelpingDoc, a UK based company providing instant online appointment booking for patients is now on mobile. The company has recently launched a mobile application for Android and Iphone users. The application is targeted at those patients who want to book appointment with their preferred doctor while they are on the run. The idea behind this is to give both patients and doctors a new platform to stay in touch for FREE.
Amit Bansal, founder and CEO of HelpingDoc said, “Online appointment booking is still not an accessible feature in India. So we have given patients and doctors a technology platform to bring them closer for better engagement. With the launch of mobile application, we have just bought them together in a matter of few taps.”
Not only the patients but even doctors can take full benefits of this app. With this, managing of appointments has just become simpler. Medical practitioners can complete, cancel, follow-up & reschedule with the help of HelpingDoc mobile app. Also, a doctor can duly inform patients if he/she is unavailable or on vacation.
HelpingDoc started its operations in April 2012 with Mr. Bansal founder & CEO) and Dr Hemant Singhal (director, medical affairs) in the lead. What was earlier a company with only few doctors on the panel has now crossed 4000 mark and doing remarkably well in Delhi/NCR and other cities in India. Healthcare professionals from eminent hospitals like Max, Fortis, Medanta, Apollo are now associated with HelpingDoc. Mr. Bansal says, “Earlier doctors were hesitant. They didn’t believe that such a service could exist. However, with sheer hard work and team’s perseverance, we have reached a position where the doctors have started asking for more features to improve patient engagement.”
At HelpingDoc, patients have a better option and can book appointments with their chosen practitioner based on their requirements. You can search the best Indian doctors online with 24/7 accessibility via website and now the mobile application. With services proving to be beneficial to doctors and patients, it is being quickly rolled out across India.
People have been using HelpingDoc on their smartphones to avail valuable information. It was just the matter of time when HelpingDoc decided to develop an exclusive application to give patients and doctors another breathtaking facility. With this priceless weapon in the arsenal, the company is looking to gain advantage over competitors in an environment that is gaining momentum each passing day.
The app enables patients to search for doctors by specialty, location, consultation fees, qualifications and more. It gives them instant access to browse doctor search results including doctor photos, testimonials, description and feedback given by patients. They can view doctors’ appointment slots and book instantly while on the run. The HelpingDoc app for IOS and Android allows users to quickly book appointment with primary care doctors and specialists including dermatologists, gynecologists, neurologists, cardiologists, urologists and so on. The app is accessible for free in the android market.