What is online scheduling ?

Definition

Online scheduling or web scheduling is a method for making appointments over computer networks for doctors, dentists, therapists, and other health professionals. You can schedule appointments for yourself, or you can schedule appointments for other people. When you schedule an online appointment, you're just as likely to see a nurse, dentist, therapist, or other health professional as anyone else who has an online appointment that day. Online scheduling is convenient for you and your provider, but it may not be entirely obvious how to get started. Keep reading to learn more about how to schedule a doctor's appointment online, whether you need to schedule an appointment for a new patient, or if you have a question about cancelling or rescheduling an appointment.