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Improve the patient and staff experience

DocuSign for Healthcare

Increase patient trust, security and satisfaction

Rising administrative costs, patient expectations and new care delivery methods have accelerated healthcare’s transformation. Clipboards, pens and paper are out–convenience, e-forms and e-signatures are in. 

Healthcare leaders are turning to trusted digital technologies to automate and digitize their patient intake forms, HR and back office contracting processes. Thousands of healthcare providers and payers rely on DocuSign products, APIs and integrations to improve the patient experience and create automated workflows to support future growth. DocuSign can help you:

  • Offer a touchless patient experience
  • Sign and send documents via email, text or with our top-rated mobile app
  • Support HIPAA, BAAs and CMS regulations
  • Connect to Electronic Health Records (EHRs)

Offer convenience

Every patient interaction can build trust. Deliver the secure, digital, accessible and mobile-friendly experience your patients expect.

Reduce costs

Streamline patient intake, consent forms and back-office contracts to create efficiencies that scale and reduce overhead.

Automate workflows

Connect DocuSign to your EHR to see and serve patients with urgency–while aligning operational functions and reducing manual work.

Reimagining patient and staff paperwork

Docusign is helping organizations pivot to accelerate the adoption of new initiatives and expand their care delivery capabilities. Healthcare organizations such as Providers to Home Healthcare, from Addiction Services to Skilled Nursing Facilities - healthcare organizations are automating agreements, digitizing forms, contracts and documents. 

Learn how these six organizations modernized quickly.

New care delivery models

From e-visits to bedside digital signatures on patient consent and HIPAA forms, DocuSign helps you make patients feel comfortable in any setting.

Automated patient intake

DocuSign eSignature works with your EHR to securely collect intake paperwork and other critical documents from almost anywhere.

Patient-centric operations

Give staff more flexibility and more time to focus on patient care by automating processes with DocuSign. Get forms signed digitally and easily uploaded into EHRs.

Flexible hiring and onboarding

Credential physicians and quickly onboard volunteers, nurses and employees using DocuSign-based digital forms and online portals.
DocuSign is interoperable with Electronic Healthcare Records.

DocuSign EHR interoperability via Kno2®

EHRs are a vital part of today’s healthcare and are at the center of provider workflows. DocuSign eSignature for EHRs, connected by Kno2, improves the patient and employee experience by providing a digital intake process for both remote and in-person visitors.

Instead of using paper forms, patient consents and intake documents are created as reusable templates and sent electronically for signature. Signed documents can then be automatically uploaded and stored in the EHR. Learn how Trusted Doctors did it.

How it works with your EHRs

Through our partnership with Kno2, DocuSign eSignature is interoperable with any certified EHR–like Epic*, Cerner* and eClinicalWorks*. So you can prepare personalized intake packets, send them to patients for signature and store signed forms in your EHR. Learn more about interoperability from this healthcare experts webinar.

Healthcare use cases

Use DocuSign to see patients quickly and fuel the success of your organization.

Patient intake & consents

Use DocuSign to easily transform patient paperwork into simple, guided e-forms via email, text and/or an online portal with accessibility features.

Hiring and onboarding

Get staff in place faster and compliantly using online or remote-friendly automated contracts. Become a credentialed provider using digital forms.

Regulatory compliance: HIPAA, BAAs & CMS

DocuSign’s tamper-proof audit trail helps you streamline your processes and ensure that critical regulatory requirements are met without error.

Academic research

Use DocuSign eSignature for clinical study documentation that is FDA 21 CFR Part 11 compliant. Access documentation through an online portal, or via email and text, and ensure your paperwork is compliant and auditable.

Optimized workflows

Deliver a superior employee experience and give physicians back time to focus on patients by automating agreements, resident onboarding and even physician CME (Continuing Medical Education) exhibits.

BAAs & M&A

Get BAAs, physician contracts, IT and legal contracts prepared, signed and managed digitally. Surface insights from within your contracts to speed up negotiations, credential physicians and providers faster and reduce M&A transaction risks.

DocuSign for healthcare

DocuSign eSignature

Securely send, sign and store patient intake forms, consent forms and other documents digitally–while maintaining a complete audit trail of activity on each document.

DocuSign CLM+

Increase the effectiveness of your IT, legal and physician contracting staff with automated contract workflows. Intelligently drill down into potential risks and analyze your compliance issues.

DocuSign Clinical Study Modules

Remotely secure critical patient enrollment documents for clinical studies that comply with FDA 21 CFR Part 11. Increase participation and engagement with broader eligibility criteria.

DocuSign Payments

For smaller practices, collecting payments remotely can be a burden. Stop chasing payments and taking credit cards over the phone.

DocuSign APIs

Embed DocuSign functionality into the technology ecosystem you use daily with our trusted APIs.

DocuSign Integrations

DocuSign integrates with the business applications you use everyday including–Google, Microsoft, Salesforce, SAP and more.

DocuSign Notary

Securely send, sign and notarize agreements remotely–saving time and reducing the risk of identity fraud.

Customers stories

Learn about innovations in healthcare services made better with DocuSign.

35% decrease in labor costs

Learn how MIMIT Health launched telehealth services in less than 48 hours, reduced patient form intake time by 95% and more.

60 day implementation

Learn how Vitas Healthcare Partners embraced digitization to improve the patient experience.

Fast-tracked registrations by 75%

Learn how Houston Methodist made patients feel safer by pre-registering 50-75% of their patients with digital pre-admissions paperwork.


Building the Practice of the Future

Learn how to create a digitized continuum of care with digital documents and paperwork to build the practice of the future.

Create a Patient First Experience and Take Healthcare Mobile

Learn how DocuSign’s technology streamlines processes for patients, physicians, employees, and suppliers.

COVID-19 Success: Expanding Healthcare Services with a Digital Agreement Technology

Exceed your rising patients' expectations by delivering a better, faster, and seamless patient experience across the continuum of care.

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