MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Physicians Realty Trust (NYSE: DOC) (the “Company,” the “Trust,” “we,” “our” and “us”), a self-managed healthcare real estate investment trust, announced today the launch of a new and improved website, www.docreit.com. Key features of the site include a more engaging user experience with a client portal for communication with the Company’s clients, as well as enhanced portfolio and investor communication features.
“This past June we were awarded with the NAREIT Investor CARE Gold Award for Communications and Reporting Excellence in Small Cap REITs. It was an honor to receive this award, as we believe transparent and robust communications with our investors and the public will best serve our clients, shareholders and other stakeholders. As with our facilities and client relationships, we are always striving to be better, as we grow and manage this organization. In this pursuit, we created a new website design and equipped it with tools that will enhance client communications and allow for increased investor access to the details of our portfolio,” said John Thomas, President & Chief Executive Officer. “As we grow our company, we want to continue our great reputation for full disclosure with our investors, clients and bankers, and never stop improving.”
The site's refreshed and simplified look, combined with more and better content, improved functionality, and optimization for mobile devices allows investors, brokers and partners to better interact with Physicians Realty Trust online. New areas throughout the website provide the opportunity to highlight our facilities through case studies, investment criteria, and transaction structures. The website also introduces DOCdesign, a service for our clients to help them design healthcare facilities in a way that promotes better patient outcomes.
The Company is committed to offering first-class customer service to its healthcare partners and has implemented the Client Login feature. This interactive tool simplifies the service request process, makes it easy to communicate with our property management team and allows clients to manage all building services from a central location.
“We are excited to implement this leading edge technology in our new Client Portal to even better communicate with our healthcare clients and provide well maintained facilities with access to high quality patient care. The innovation web and mobile management tool empowers property and facility teams to stay connected in real time with our healthcare partners on day-to-day facility operations, work orders, and preventive maintenance schedules. The technology further allows us to provide general building and leasing information as well as proactively track, measure, and monitor client satisfaction through instant feedback. The Client Portal on our new website will further our commitment to providing excellent customer service and facilities management for our healthcare provider partners and the patients and communities they serve,” said Mark Theine, SVP, Asset and Investment Management.
Physicians Realty Trusts new website will be updated on a regular basis with news and events of business activity, as well as, investor and financial information. Visitors are encouraged to explore the website and sign up for email alerts from the Company at www.docreit.com/contact/.
About Physicians Realty Trust
Physicians Realty Trust is a self-managed healthcare real estate company organized to acquire, selectively develop, own and manage healthcare properties that are leased to physicians, hospitals and healthcare delivery systems. The Company invests in real estate that is integral to providing high quality healthcare. The Company conducts its business through an UPREIT structure in which its properties are owned by Physicians Realty L.P., a Delaware limited partnership (the “operating partnership”), directly or through limited partnerships, limited liability companies or other subsidiaries. The Company is the sole general partner of the operating partnership and, as of September 30, 2015, owns approximately 94.9% of the partnership interests in our operating partnership ("OP Units").
Investors are encouraged to visit the Investor Relations portion of the Company’s website (www.docreit.com) for additional information, including annual reports on Form 10-K, quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, current reports on Form 8-K and amendments to those reports filed or furnished pursuant to Section 13(a) or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, press releases, supplemental information packages and investor presentations.
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