For the healthcare industry today, the Patient Portal has emerged as the definitive platform for better patient engagement. The technology is so simplistic in nature that patients find it very user friendly to utilize and can operate it almost immediately with little or no training. All any patient has to do is simply login to the online web based portal in order to remain connected with their doctor. They can do this from any place and at any time; needless to say that this freedom of mobility ensued in numerous benefits. Now both patients and doctors didn’t have to incur the unnecessary costs on lengthy phone calls to one another. Reports could be obtained online, alongside other relevant medical information. Even requesting refills and scheduling appointments was made simple, at the convenience of just a few clicks away.