A practice Web site is a valuable resource for patients as well as pediatricians and their practices. In addition to providing patients with trusted clinical information, a site can be a productive tool that can help reduce staff burdens.
As an AAP member benefit, Medem’s Your Practice Online makes it is easier for pediatricians to create a practice Web site. Tailored to physicians’ needs, this Web site service features comprehensive, peer-reviewed, clinical information that can be included on the practice site.
The library of content pediatricians can use on their sites comes from the Academy and other leading medical societies partnered with Medem. Pediatricians choose their own unique Web address. Web sites also can be customized to include practice information, handouts, office hours, driving directions and an appointment reminder service
Instead of receiving postal mailings, new patients can visit the Web site for pertinent practice information. Glen Barclay, M.D., FAAP,...