Dr. ScribblesTM transforms exam table paper into an interactive experience that covers the exam room, mobile devices, and the online world. “Invented by a mom who spent enough hours in the pediatrician’s office to know that keeping kids calm and occupied would make doctor’s visits easier on everyone …”
By Michael Tetreault, Editor in Chief | The DocPreneur Podcast
JANUARY 2018 – Dr. Scribbles was invented by Angela Malone, busy mother of two young girls, who knew that keeping kids calm and occupied while waiting for the doctor in the exam room would make doctor visits easier on everyone. After countless hours waiting in the pediatricians’ offices with her daughters, Angela had a revelation – there simply wasn’t enough in the office to keep kids occupied and calm. Her girls would get bored, restless, upset and even more anxious while they waited. And so would mom.
“Our patients and their parents thoroughly enjoyed the activities on the paper. Our doctors appreciated walking into a room (even if it was a bit late) where they were greeted with smiles instead of exasperation.”
The doctor would walk in to find tired, distracted faces more ready to leave than to listen.
Looking around, Angela thought of a way for patients to be creative and even learn something until the doctor arrived – Dr. Scribbles exam table paper. Put fun activities, games and puzzles on the paper and you have a built-in entertainment system and educational tool.
“When we met Angela and saw her unique way of engaging children inside the exam room to make the patient experience better, we knew this would be a unique offering to the world of Concierge Medicine, Direct Primary Care and Pediatric Private Medicine. It is not for everyone, but it makes a perfect gift for the Peds in your area that you work with. Plus, it is an amazing talking point with your patients. And who doesn’t love it when your kids are happy!”
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Dr. Scribbles is the flagship product of Creategivity, the childhood innovation company. Product testing started in 2012 with high praise from doctors, patients and parents alike. Since then, production and distribution have steadily grown. Dr. Scribbles is now available to any medical facility or provider who wants to improve the patient experience.
Dr. ScribblesTM paper is just the beginning. The Dr. Scribbles app takes the patient experience way beyond the exam room. This exclusive smartphone app works with special coded features on Dr. Scribbles paper. Patients scan and learn. Scan and play. Scan and explore. Scan and give their opinion. It’s a fun, friendly way to bring healthy messages to your patients while they wait.
Dr. ScribblesTM is used just like your current exam bench paper. No need to change your equipment.
DRIVES TRAFFIC TO YOUR WEBSITE
With a simple smartphone code, patients can link to any page of your hospital or office website.
IMPROVES PATIENT EXPERIENCE
Dr. Scribbles surveys show that the paper increases patient satisfaction and is appreciated.
BUILDS PATIENT LOYALTY AND TRUST
Dr. ScribblesTM helps patients feel good about their visit. They may want to come back.
TEACHES PATIENTS ABOUT HEALTH ISSUES
Help patients learn about a specialty or certain conditions, such as diabetes or obesity.
Promote your hospital’s mission, charitable options, upcoming events, national rankings, or satisfaction surveys. It’s up to you.
KEEPS PATIENTS ENTERTAINED
Features a variety of games like tic-tac-toe, word search, and word scramble, along with fun facts and health tips.
Takes the patient’s mind off of an impending exam with something positive to focus on.
EDUCATES WHILE THEY WAIT
With a smartphone, patients can access interactive features to learn about their condition and reinforce the doctor’s care.
PROMOTES FAMILIARITY, SECURITY, AND TRUST
Dr. Scribbles has a strong, positive brand presence that can bring comfort in time of great stress.
EASES THE PRESSURE
With Dr. ScribblesTM, parents don’t face the stress of trying to keep their children entertained and well-behaved.
ADDS TOGETHER TIME
Parents can now enjoy their time in the exam room by playing games and coloring with their child.
OFFERS SOMETHING USEFUL
Using a code-scanning smartphone, parents can take advantage of health information, advice, sponsor offers and other helpful tidbits.
Dr. Scribbles can be used for upcoming appointment reminders and for sharing news about the hospital or practice.
FREE SHIPPING with ALL EXAM PAPER ORDERS!
Want to see smiling patients instead of anxious ones? Turn wait time into play time with Dr. Scribbles™ exam table paper. More educational, more interactive – more FUN – than any exam paper you’ve seen before. Dr. Scribbles™ transforms exam table paper into an interactive experience with simple games and coloring areas to stimulate the imagination.
Every Dr. Scribbles Kit Contains:
- 18 inches x 125 feet exam room paper roll(s)
- 1 Crayon Box Per Roll Ordered
- 12 Rolls Per Case
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