Try the Twilio Appointment Management Demo at HIMSS 2021

August 09, 2021
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Try the Twilio Appointment Management Demo at HIMSS 2021

Thank you for participating in the Twilio Appointment Management Demo at HIMSS 21. We hope you have some insight on what the patient experience would look like using Twilio for two-way SMS. You have the power to customize the experience using Twilio and can integrate with your EHR to create a solution that is unique to you and your patients.

If you want to build your own prototype of an interactive appointment management system using Twilio Programmable Voice and Programmable Messaging, you can follow the tutorial here. If you want a faster approach, be sure to try the quick deploy app that sets up an appointment management system with EHR integration.

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