As mobile technology continues to permeate the healthcare landscape, EMP today announced a partnership with leading consumer healthcare technology platform iTriage®. The partnership will bring iTriage into EMP managed hospital emergency departments nationwide, allowing the facilities to promote their services to the growing number of consumers who use iTriage on their mobile devices to access healthcare information at home and on the road.
As one of the largest physician-owned and led emergency medicine groups in the country, EMP focuses on developing unique solutions for its hospital partners resulting in patient care that exceeds expectations.
Integrating with iTriage mobile healthcare platform enables consumers to conveniently access critical medical information and locate the closest emergency departments and hospitals.
Over the past year, several EMP hospital partners contracted with iTriage to feature their facilities within the application,” said Dominic J. Bagnoli, Jr., MD, FACP, FAAEM, and Chief Executive Officer of EMP. “I’ve seen first hand the value that iTriage has delivered to these hospitals, the communities they serve, and to the patient experience. As the iTriage user base grows exponentially, I am thrilled to offer this value added service to the rest of our clients.
Created by two emergency room physicians, iTriage is a one-stop healthcare app that lets users quickly and easily access detailed information about a specific medical condition and locate the closest, and most appropriate medical provider for treatment. With more than 4 million mobile downloads and consistently ranked among the top healthcare apps, iTriage is available as a free download for iPhone and Android devices through app stores, and is accessible from any Internet-enable device at iTriageHealth.