SARASOTA, FL – On October 10, Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida launched online appointment scheduling, enabling patients to book appointments simply by visiting www.myplannedparenthood.org. Now, patients who want to schedule, cancel and rebook appointments at one of their seven health centers can easily do so wherever there is internet access.
Online appointment scheduling is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida is just the third Planned Parenthood affiliate in the country to offer the option.
“As we move further into the 21st century, more and more people are using online tools to make their lives a little easier,” says Kathleen Wiggs-Stayner, Vice President of Clinical Business Operations. “Planned Parenthood is focused on meeting the needs of our patients in a changing world; online appointment scheduling will help us do just that.”
Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida, Inc., an affiliate of the Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Inc. began operations in 1966 and presently provides vital reproductive health services and comprehensive sexuality education to women, men and teens in Sarasota, Manatee, Tampa, St. Petersburg, Ft. Myers, Lakeland and Winter Haven. The mission of Planned Parenthood is to ensure the right of all individuals to manage their sexual and reproductive health by providing direct services, education and advocacy. Go to myplannedparenthood.org for more information or call (941) 365.3913.