Epocrates was founded in 1998, and has since built mobile software applications providing clinical and drug reference information to physicians on their mobile devices. The company has built one of the largest panels of opted-in healthcare professionals, with more than 189,000 physicians and 745,000 allied healthcare professionals opted-in for market research surveys and consultations.
Today, the company has more than 10 years of experience bringing mobile and Web-based products to the healthcare community. It continues to create point-of-care solutions that enhance the practice of medicine. More than 1.4 million healthcare professionals, including 50 percent of U.S. physicians, use Epocrates to help improve patient care and practice efficiencies.