Category: Call Management

Software Enhancement to Help Front-Line GP Receptionists Manage COVID-19 Surge in Calls from Worried Patients

Uxbridge, UK 16th March 2020: In response to the public health emergency and requests for help from GP surgeries, Metier and Tollring have fast-tracked an update to their intelligent middleware software CallConnect GP (formerly Patient Connect) that provides a link between the clinical system and existing telephone system. The upgrade will enable GPs to better…

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Top three trends shaping the workplace today, and the role of the channel

Customer Experience  Companies that already understand the value of a CX-first approach know that it requires a mindset of continuous improvement across the whole business. Ultimately, everyone in a business influences customer experience, even if they aren’t a designated touchpoint for the customer. Maintaining a CX-focus will re-shape the workplace in almost every aspect. Customer…

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Metier selects Tollring as sole distributor of CallConnect GP (formerly Patient Connect)

Tollring announces a new partnership with Metier to become the sole distributor of CallConnect GP (formerly Patient Connect). CallConnect GP helps managers, receptionists and clinical staff in surgeries to deliver courteous and informed patient care, improving the experience both for patients and staff.  By linking telephony with patient management systems, CallConnect GP alerts on tasks…

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2020 Contact Centres – Priorities and Opportunities in the Search for Broad Customer Engagement

There is clear demand for omni-channel customer engagement in consumer sectors, particularly those industries which are heavily transaction-based. However, where there is complexity or where a buyer-supplier relationship is important, for example in smaller B2C organisations, and most of those which are B2B, voice is still used as the primary communication medium outside of email….

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Will Digital Communications Overtake Voice For Customer Engagement In 2020?

Will digital communications overtake voice for customer engagement in 2020? As omni-channel customer experience solutions gain traction, organisations need to think carefully about how voice communication fits into their pre- and post-sale customer engagement plans. A report entitled “State of Customer Experience 2017” from West (now Intrado) stated that “88% of organisations are expecting digital…

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Making Big Data Work for the SME: Call Management and Analytics

How can analytics be used as a source of new business? With analytics, businesses can understand how to achieve the best performance possible within the constraints of their technical and commercial resources. There are two key ways: customer segmentation and customer experience. Whilst previously the domain of larger enterprises, SMEs can now access essential analytics…

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