Fresh from our Innovation Lab, introducing our new booking system: Chits BookEasy.
Chits are pleased to announce a new virtual appointment booking system enabling patients or clients to book direct into your diary to conduct virtual meetings.
If you are looking to take your business online, continue meeting clients via video conference and/ or struggling with the admin of online meetings then BookEasy is the system for you!
We hope all is well, you are settling in and enjoying the benefits of remote working from home. This weeks blog post will continue on the theme of positivity, with a specific focus on how to remain productive and engaged whilst working from home.
Before delving into the topic, may we take this opportunity to thank all of our Professional Healthcare clients currently working on the frontline to help Coronavirus patients through both their physical & mental stresses. If there is anything we can do to help during this time, please do not hesitate to reach out.
In light of all the news and headlines related to Coronavirus. Chits have consolidated a list of positive news stories related to COVID-19 to lift our spirits. These have been fact-checked by our team with some links attached for further information.
Staying positive during this time is key to overcoming even the hardest of challenges.
I write as both a cancer surgeon, scientist and pilgrim. My book, The Journey: Spirituality, Pilgrimage and Chant was all about repetitive chant, the Celtic concept of “thin” holy places and the joys of long distance walking. For many years during Lent I have rather smugly tried to do something positive every day for somebody else (over and above normal patient care) and to visit a consecrated site on a daily basis. This year the added master plan had been to walk with my family from Ely to Walsingham as a pre- Easter pilgrimage and then travel onwards to Iona for Easter itself.
Artificial intelligence (AI) is often mistaken as a 21st century phenomena very much in its grassroots and infancy, however its history dates back to the early 1900s, years before the term ‘artificial intelligence’ was first coined. The first time AI was referred to by name was in 1956 by John McCarthy, an American Computer Scientist who defined it as, “the science and engineering of making intelligent machines”[i], but it could be said that the true infant years of AI occurred during the Second World War.
We all know that it is a fact, websites create revenue – simply look around at online shops such as Amazon, Apple, Ocado & many others to see the proof. We live in a society which requires everything on our fingertips and what better way to deliver products than on a mobile app, or within an internet browser.
The key to cohesive work and collaboration is to know each other, know your strengths and weaknesses as a team. Who is the creative person and who is the methodical one? The concept of team activities originated in the early 1900’s, Hawthorne Studies found that some of the most important traits in building a team included social support, pride in your work and developing interpersonal relationships.
Today, many organisations to implement these traits through arranging social activities, and team-building exercises, however more often than not this does not always meet the desired outcome to build a cohesive team and a strong foundation.
As we move into a new year, now is a good time to evaluate what you should be doing to increase your patient numbers. Whether you be a cardiologist, a nephrologist or an wholistic therapist, everybody needs new patients to keep their practice thriving.
Here are our 5 top tips for online marketing strategies for healthcare professionals to bring in new patients …
If you work in the professional healthcare world, there is no better way to promote yourself than by blogging. We will explain the reasons for this in a while, but let’s start by explaining what a blog is and why blogging for healthcare professionals is essential.
What is a blog?
The word itself is an abbreviation of ‘web log’. That is, a kind of on-line diary or journal. However, nowadays people just use their blog as an easy way of posting up new, topical content. Whilst adding new pages to your website perhaps requires a certain amount of thought and consideration, the idea of a blog is that you just post away on a regular basis.