Why use RatingFive

Patients turn to review sites like Healthgrades and Yelp before they choose a provider or practice.

84% of patients use online reviews and a whopping 77% of online users visit review sites as their first step in finding a new doctor. An ever-increasing mountain of research demonstrates how important online reviews are in building a successful, sustainable practice. It's time for you to take control of your reputation, make your practice stand out, and grow your business.




77% of patients use online reviews as their first step in finding a new physician
Pew Research Center
47% of patients would go out-of-network for a doctor who has similar qualifications to an in-network doctor but has more favorable reviews.
Software Advice Survey
63% of patients consider online reviews as "important" or "very important" when choosing a provider
Software Advice Survey
4 in 5 consumers reverse their purchase decisions based on negative reviews
Cone Communications Research
88% trust online reviews about local businesses as much as suggestions from friends or family
Bright Local – eMarketer
Increasing your rating by one star can yield a 5% to 9% increase in revenue
Harvard Business School
35% of patients are likely to leave a negative review of their doctor after a negative experience
RatingFive survey of 30,000 patients
80% of consumers read online reviews before making a purchase decision
Omnibus Survey, YouGov
91% of women research online and are influenced by reviews before making a purchase
Interactions Marketing
The top 5 review sites (Google, Yelp, Facebook, Healthgrades, RateMDS) host 80% of practice and provider reviews
RatingFive review of 2,000 practices


Take control of your reputation

It's clear online reviews directly affect your bottom line. The only question is: are you going to do something about it? At RatingFive, we organically improve your ratings by getting your happiest patients to post five star reviews of your practice and providers. It's time to take control. Take the first step today by getting a free online reputation scorecard.

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How healthy are your online reviews?

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