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Wednesday, March 13, 2013
What Happened to Customer Service in the Healthcare Industry?
I might be stating the obvious here, but it seems to me that businesses in the healthcare industry provide some of the worst customer service, ever.
Recently, I have dealt with several doctors' offices that take messages, but don’t return phone calls. I actually had one doctor's office tell me that the person that handled referrals was let go so they switched me into someone else’s voice mail that never called me back.
I wasn't even a patient yet and they were already dropping the ball.