Lancaster Regional Uses iTriage to Connect with Mobile Patients

LANCASTER, PENNSYLVANIA (December 21, 2011, Hospital News) - More consumers than ever before are turning to their mobile devices to access healthcare information, at home and on the road. Lancaster Regional Medical Center is reaching out to the growing mobile market through a partnership with iTriage® – a free healthcare app that lets users search symptoms and find medical facilities –directly from their smartphone.   

To access iTriage, consumers can download the free application from the app stores for their iPhone® or Android™ mobile devices or access it through any Internet-enabled device at www.iTriageHealth.com.   

Partnering with iTriage allows Lancaster Regional Medical Center to deliver critical facility information like Average ER Wait Times, services offered and hours of operation to patients in Lancaster and nearby communities.  

iTriage also lets users do the following:   

  • Search for medical symptoms and conditions 
  • Learn about possible causes and treatment options 
  • Obtain medication information for a specific condition 
  • Access turn-by-turn directions to both hospitals from any location using GPS capabilities