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Choosing the best healthcare keywords will help you create web content that brings the right people to your practice website and ultimately to your clinic. If you’re a primary healthcare practice providing healthcare services to families and communities, then it’s…

As the current situation evolves at a rapid pace, so does our update frequency. We've developed 'Phase 2' of our latest pre-screening work-flow for patients booking online. Phase 2 compliments the pre-screening questions, and has the ability to direct the…

The entire Healthsite Team have been working extremely hard to ensure we support you in combatting the current environment. Over the weekend we coded a new set of PRE-SCREENING questions that all patients wanting to make an online booking MUST…

The WHO has just officially categorised the COVID-19 virus as a pandemic. Reducing the spread of this virus is paramount. We’ve detailed 7 ways you can implement technology to minimise the impact both on your patients and your business! Any…

So here we are, into the third decade of the 2000’s and we’re still without hover boards or time-travel cars! Technology does however continue to make massive strides and impacts our daily lives on an ever-present fashion. How, for example,…

Health Websites

Healthsite are leading the way in offering contactless solutions for clinics and patients alike. In the current environment, it’s been essential for clinics to offer these solutions for patients to help stay on top of changing restrictions and keep your…

Prospective patients in Australia are doing their homework by checking out the background of healthcare providers and their practices. Are your online bios winning them over? As the healthcare consumer landscape continues to evolve, patients are making increasingly more decisions…

What happens after the Appointment? Healthsite have the BEST way to continue to support your patients after their consultation with the Post Consult Resource Page complimentary for ANY existing Healthsite customer. What is it? The Post Consult Resource Page is…

Healthcare practices that put their patients first get ahead. Patient-centric medical clinics attract a huge patient base, and as a result, their business flourishes because they invest in their biggest opportunity for growth - PATIENTS Retaining and acquiring new patients…

7 Smart health software tips for 2020 Every year, competition between health software providers heats up, with each offering a myriad of different features, payment models, installation time-frames and support services. And with so much choice on the market, it’s…

Healthsite are excited to announce our latest industry partnership, developed to help practice managers with a common pain point in their roles, Digital Marketing. We are proud to announce we are officially a AAPM National Partner. The AAPM aligns with…

We list 7 signs your website is too old. Does a website design have a use-by date? The answer is an overwhelming yes! Web design evolves just like any other technology, although it may actually happen a lot quicker, most…

Not to be too alarmist but we have had one client recently have a close call during their accreditation due to the information on their practice website. So, I wanted to quickly run through some important points for your practice…

For the past 18 months Healthsite has offered it’s automated digital patient registration product. The digital form allows patients to register themselves as a new patient at the clinic, and once completed the new profile is automatically synced into your…

Research shows we now have approximately 7 seconds to capture the attention of a user once they’ve hit your website!! Take that in for a minute...7 seconds. Thank you Millennials… In this article, we look at 6 simple tips to…

Script & Referral Request Make time to see more patients that really need to be seen using Healthsite’s Script & Referral Request! Patients can now easily request and pay for their Script & Referral Requests through your website or app.  The…

Lachlan McPherson co-founder of Healthsite speaks about the use of Healthsite’s digital products in the healthcare space on Sky Business News. Watch the video below!

Practice Management

Healthsite are leading the way in offering contactless solutions for clinics and patients alike. In the current environment, it’s been essential for clinics to offer these solutions for patients to help stay on top of changing restrictions and keep your…

You love our Healthsite Insights (Clinic Reports) now view them for clinical billing as well! Meet... Healthsite Intelligence! Almost guaranteed to be more accurate than the pile of receipts at the bottom of your desk draw! 😀 The stuff you…

We have been working closely with the Australian Department of Health and healthdirect.gov.au and can confirm our online booking system will be fully operational as the vaccine rolls out. This applies to all existing Healthsite clients and new clients who may need…

Healthcare practices that put their patients first get ahead. Patient-centric medical clinics attract a huge patient base, and as a result, their business flourishes because they invest in their biggest opportunity for growth - PATIENTS Retaining and acquiring new patients…

2020 was an incredibly challenging year, and many businesses have been hit hard including the healthcare industry. But, as we steer into 2021, it’s a great time to have future-ready strategies in place to ensure your practice business is growing…

7 Smart health software tips for 2020 Every year, competition between health software providers heats up, with each offering a myriad of different features, payment models, installation time-frames and support services. And with so much choice on the market, it’s…

As many of you know, we began web design for healthcare practices services back in 2009. We launch the business at the AAPM Conference, held in Melbourne that year. We only had the one product back then, and we made…

For the past 18 months Healthsite has offered it’s automated digital patient registration product. The digital form allows patients to register themselves as a new patient at the clinic, and once completed the new profile is automatically synced into your…

Why asking for patient feedback is the best way to develop your medical business Let’s face it; no one likes negative feedback. It’s hard to take, and we have to swallow a huge part of our pride when we cop…

Your Patients are your Asset: treat them so Tips to find, retain and extend ROI on your #1 Asset In this article I’m looking into the increase in competition for patients. I’ll take a look at how we got here…

Healthsite is an online services company dedicated to providing quality & innovative digital technology products to the Healthcare Industry. Our flagship product; Online Appointments, is trusted by thousands of GP’s across Australia.At its core, Healthsite is a clinic's champion; helping…

  An exciting new initiative between Healthsite and DoctorDoctor Accessible and coordinated patient care DoctorDoctor and Healthsite deliver to your patients' greater access to the medical care you provide 24/7. Technology provided by Healthsite and medical deputising services provided by…

Product UpdatES

Healthsite is very excited to announce its newest partnership with payments provider, Tyro.The new partnership has been months in the making, working closely with the Tyro development team to ensure together we deliver a secure online payment capability for our…

What is it? Our new look Online Booking system is now 'Guest Account' enabled! When patients choose to book online, they no longer have to create a permanent account with the booking portal. Patients can now book as a 'one…

We have been working closely with the Australian Department of Health and healthdirect.gov.au and can confirm our online booking system will be fully operational as the vaccine rolls out. This applies to all existing Healthsite clients and new clients who may need…

We are pleased to announce that Healthsite’s online booking system can be used for The National vaccine rollout.  We have been working closely with the Australian Department of Health and healthdirect.gov.au and can confirm our online booking system will be…

This morning, Deputy Chief Medical Officer Professor Michael Kidd has confirmed GP’s can now privately bill telehealth consultations.  Key take-away points to note: There was a direction that patients with concession cards, those under 16 and those who were especially…

With Phase 4 of the Federal Governments "COVID-19 MBS Telehealth Item Numbers" being released imminently, it's with GREAT pleasure I can announce that Healthsite can support any practice with their Telehealth requirements! The solution comes complete with the following: Healthsite's…

Exciting right?! Like a kid at Christmas...kind of At Healthsite we're constantly updating, upgrading and making our products better. My team have told me we should be sharing these updates with the wider Healthsite family...you guys! Our latest update adds to our…

Search Experience

Choosing the best healthcare keywords will help you create web content that brings the right people to your practice website and ultimately to your clinic. If you’re a primary healthcare practice providing healthcare services to families and communities, then it’s…

Healthcare practices that put their patients first get ahead. Patient-centric medical clinics attract a huge patient base, and as a result, their business flourishes because they invest in their biggest opportunity for growth - PATIENTS Retaining and acquiring new patients…

Did you know you could achieve a 70% open rate with direct email marketing to your patients? We’ve been implementing digital marketing with direct email campaigns for our healthcare customers for years and getting crazy good results for them! Have…

Your Patients are your Asset: treat them so Tips to find, retain and extend ROI on your #1 Asset In this article I’m looking into the increase in competition for patients. I’ll take a look at how we got here…

Having poured over thousands of Healthcare websites over the past few years we have been able to identify several key factors that make for a great Healthcare website. It is however interesting, when speaking...

I read a fantastic article the other day about (as the title suggests) myths about SEO. If you are in any way thinking about spending $1 dollar on SEO or online marketing, you must read this article first. Technology...

A good website acts as the face of your business, online. It showcases your practice values and nature to patients and visitors alike. Before venturing into website design and development the Healthsite...

Social Media

Did you know you could achieve a 70% open rate with direct email marketing to your patients? We’ve been implementing digital marketing with direct email campaigns for our healthcare customers for years and getting crazy good results for them! Have…

THE Medical Board of Australia has yielded to pressure from doctors over confusing advertising and social media rules, promising to change the wording of guidelines relating to unsolicited online testimonials. In a statement issued on Wednesday afternoon, the board said…

AHPRA released its much-anticipated Public consultation paper on common guidelines and Code of conduct in April. The paper outlines a vast array of guidelines for healthcare...

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Make your site mobile optimised

At least 65% of all Australians own a smartphone, and 75% use their smartphone once a day to access the internet. Arguably, with the COVID-19 pandemic, the use and reliance on smartphones in day-to-day life of Australian’s will likely have increased beyond those figures – but the data is yet to be compiled. 

With easy access to information at our fingertips, the bottom line is that if your website is not optimised for a great user experienced on mobile, then people will navigate away and look for a website that does provide them with that great user experience. 

In fact, 61% of smartphone users are unlikely to return to a site that they had trouble accessing/viewing from their device. That’s a lot of traffic, leads and potential revenue being missed. 

A mobile optimised website must be a priority.