Vonage (Nasdaq: VG), a global business cloud communications leader, has announced that DocPlanner Group has chosen Vonage to power its telehealth service. With Vonage’s Video API, DocPlanner, the leading healthcare booking platform globally, will be able to offer doctors the best possible support throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Founded in Poland, DocPlanner now has seven offices worldwide, and serves 30 million unique patients on its websites who generate 2 million bookings every month. In response to high demand for telehealth services amidst the global health crisis, DocPlanner launched remote video consultations powered by Vonage’s Video API. Deployed within a week, the service can be quickly scaled to 200,000 doctors and key hospitals globally, to use with patients for the duration of the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.
“When DocPlanner launched its new video consultation service we knew we needed high quality, secure and real-time connectivity to provide patients with the best possible care,” said Gabriel Prat, VP of Product at DocPlanner. “Video consultations enable doctors to treat patients at a distance, offering visual interactions and essential treatment while limiting the spread of COVID-19. Vonage provided us with the technology we needed to create a rich patient experience specific to our needs that can also be adapted as required.” […]