User Introduction

What is HospitalHippo?
HospitalHippo, named for Hippocrates – the father of modern medicine, is a content driven social media platform connects users with leading healthcare facilities all around the world.

For users who are interested in learning about cutting edge treatments, health information, new discoveries and more, HospitalHippo serves as a portal to the latest information directly from international world class facilities.

For patients looking for healthcare providers, HospitalHippo allows you to search, research and communicate directly with thousands of facilities around the world.

All providers have a real-time Feed which they can use to publish anything from health advice to the latest breakthroughs in medical procedures or news about their facility and what they can offer.
How does it help me?
HospitalHippo was created under the principle of free direct communication between users and providers. We do not charge hospitals and clinics to set up a profile, make posts or to reply to messages sent to them by users. All profiles are managed by the providers themselves and has information as up to date as they are willing to provide.

Every hospital and clinic on our platform has a Provider Page which will give you access to all the information you could want about that Provider. Here are the main sections:

Feed – Real time posting of Messages, News, Events, Special offers, Articles and Case Reports. With user accounts, you can track their feed and have it appear on your own tracking feed for your convenience.
Profile – Detailed information about the provider, their background, services and more.

Treatments – Information about specific departments and treatments offered. You can add individual treatments to your user account’s Planner and compare various offers as well as request price inquiries.
Reviews – Detailed reviews regarding various aspects of one’s experience with a provider.

Staff – Up to date information about the various medical and non-medical staff that work there.

Photos & Videos – A collection of various photos and videos provided by the provider to help you get a feel for their facility.
Why should I create a free account?
Our user accounts are completely free and enable a number of useful functions:

Comment, Like and Share – Users can get involved with our bustling community by giving their input on any of the thousands of posts made by Providers.

Send Messages – Contact the person responsible for handling inquiries directly through our messaging system. See who has contacted you back and be alerted to your email when they do.

Tracking Feed – Receive up to date information directly from the providers that you have chosen to track. Everyday hospitals and clinics are posting special offers, case reports and more that you would find interesting.

Planner – Save and compare prices and treatments from multiple providers while being able to quickly send inquiries directly to them from your planner.

Post review – Have an experience with one of our providers you wish to share? Add a review and share it with the world.
How do I create an account?
Please go to the Register User page through the link at the top of our homepage and fill in the information requested. Please note that only your age, country and username will ever appear when commenting, reviewing or sending messages. Your real name will not be used.
What is your privacy policy?
For more information on our Privacy Policy, please view it in full here.
Can unfamiliar hospitals and clinics contact me?
To prevent an inundation of messages from providers, we currently only allow users to send the first message or inquiry to which providers can the respond to as much as needed. If you wish a hospital or clinic to contact you, feel free to send them a message.
Who’s posts can I see on my tracking feed?
At present only providers who you have chosen to track will appear on your provider feed.