News | August 1, 2018

LifeCare Health Partners Launches Patient Referral App

New mobile application to streamline referral process and manage patient journey

Plano, TX /PRNewswire/ - LifeCare Health Partners today announced the launch of its first patient referral mobile application, the LifeCare Health Partners Referral App. The app provides access to helpful information about admissions criteria and allows users to easily make referrals to any of the 21 LifeCare long-term acute care hospitals and four home health agencies across nine states.

In addition to more easily referring patients to LifeCare hospitals, app users can also view the status of submitted referrals, browse locations, view news releases or explore career opportunities with LifeCare. Through the app, LifeCare is able to streamline its personalized services quickly and efficiently, creating a stronger partnership between LifeCare, its referral sources and patients.

"As the health care industry continues to transform and adopt new technologies, we recognize the need to streamline the referral process so physicians, social workers and case workers can more easily identify and refer patients to the proper care providers," said Jen Malko, vice president of business development at LifeCare Health Partners. "LifeCare Health Partners Referral App allows quick access for submissions and monitoring of referrals, helping partners save time while navigating the care continuum."

The goal of the app is to make it easier to refer patients to LifeCare Health Partners and anyone may download and use it, including physicians, patients, family members and case or social workers. The app is supported by iOS and Android and is encrypted and fully HIPAA compliant, ensuring patient information is secure and accessible by authorized parties only.

Visit the Apple store or Google Play to download the app and learn more. For more information about LifeCare Health Partners, visit www.lifecarehealthpartners.com.

About LifeCare Health Partners
LifeCare Health Partners, headquartered in Plano, TX, is a leading health care services provider dedicated to improving the quality of life for patients and maximizing their potential for healing and recovery. The company encompasses the LifeCare Family of Hospitals as well as a variety of post-acute services including transitional care, inpatient and outpatient behavioral health treatment and home-based care. Learn more at www.lifecarehealthpartners.com.

SOURCE: LifeCare Health Partners

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