Report Summary

  • 100

    Performance

    Renders faster than
    97% of other websites

  • 86

    Accessibility

    Visual factors better than
    that of 63% of websites

  • 75

    Best Practices

    More advanced features
    available than in
    36% of websites

  • 75

    SEO

    Google-friendlier than
    32% of websites

patientinfo.ie

Patient Info Resource, Hospital Charges Information, Medical Bill Queries, Medical legal Claims information ireland

Page Load Speed

1.3 sec in total

First Response

452 ms

Resources Loaded

662 ms

Page Rendered

220 ms

patientinfo.ie screenshot

About Website

Welcome to patientinfo.ie homepage info - get ready to check Patient Info best content right away, or after learning these important things about patientinfo.ie

Patient Info, provide useful information to patients in relation to Consultant / Hospital Charges and to answer frequently asked questions with regard to bills / correspondence issued by Hospital Acco...

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Key Findings

We analyzed Patientinfo.ie page load time and found that the first response time was 452 ms and then it took 882 ms to load all DOM resources and completely render a web page. This is quite a good result, as only 15% of websites can load faster.

Performance Metrics

patientinfo.ie performance score

100

Measured Metrics

name

value

score

weighting

FCP (First Contentful Paint)

Value0.8 s

100/100

10%

LCP (Largest Contentful Paint)

Value0.8 s

100/100

25%

SI (Speed Index)

Value0.9 s

100/100

10%

TBT (Total Blocking Time)

Value0 ms

100/100

30%

CLS (Cumulative Layout Shift)

Value0

100/100

15%

TTI (Time to Interactive)

Value0.8 s

100/100

10%

Network Requests Diagram

patientinfo.ie

452 ms

main.css

95 ms

top.gif

178 ms

top-bgr.png

92 ms

Our browser made a total of 4 requests to load all elements on the main page. We found that all of those requests were addressed to Patientinfo.ie and no external sources were called. The less responsive or slowest element that took the longest time to load (452 ms) belongs to the original domain Patientinfo.ie.

Page Optimization Overview & Recommendations

Page size can be reduced by 3.5 kB (53%)

Content Size

6.6 kB

After Optimization

3.1 kB

In fact, the total size of Patientinfo.ie main page is 6.6 kB. This result falls within a vast category (top 1 000 000) of heavyweight, probably not optimized, and thus slow loading web pages. Only a small number of websites need less resources to load. HTML takes 4.6 kB which makes up the majority of the site volume.

HTML Optimization

-72%

Potential reduce by 3.3 kB

  • Original 4.6 kB
  • After minification 3.7 kB
  • After compression 1.3 kB

HTML content can be minified and compressed by a website’s server. The most efficient way is to compress content using GZIP which reduces data amount travelling through the network between server and browser. This page needs HTML code to be minified as it can gain 881 B, which is 19% of the original size. It is highly recommended that content of this web page should be compressed using GZIP, as it can save up to 3.3 kB or 72% of the original size.

Image Optimization

-1%

Potential reduce by 11 B

  • Original 1.3 kB
  • After minification 1.2 kB

Image size optimization can help to speed up a website loading time. The chart above shows the difference between the size before and after optimization. Patient Info images are well optimized though.

CSS Optimization

-27%

Potential reduce by 212 B

  • Original 800 B
  • After minification 800 B
  • After compression 588 B

CSS files minification is very important to reduce a web page rendering time. The faster CSS files can load, the earlier a page can be rendered. Patientinfo.ie needs all CSS files to be minified and compressed as it can save up to 212 B or 27% of the original size.

Requests Breakdown

We found no issues to fix!

Requests Now

3

After Optimization

3

The browser has sent 3 CSS, Javascripts, AJAX and image requests in order to completely render the main page of Patient Info. According to our analytics all requests are already optimized.

Accessibility Review

patientinfo.ie accessibility score

86

Accessibility Issues

Internationalization and localization

These are opportunities to improve the interpretation of your content by users in different locales.

Impact

Issue

High

<html> element does not have a [lang] attribute

Names and labels

These are opportunities to improve the semantics of the controls in your application. This may enhance the experience for users of assistive technology, like a screen reader.

Impact

Issue

High

Links do not have a discernible name

Best Practices

patientinfo.ie best practices score

75

Areas of Improvement

Trust and Safety

Impact

Issue

High

Does not use HTTPS

Low

Ensure CSP is effective against XSS attacks

User Experience

Impact

Issue

High

Serves images with low resolution

SEO Factors

patientinfo.ie SEO score

75

Search Engine Optimization Advices

Language and Encoding

  • Language Detected

    EN

  • Language Claimed

    EN

  • Encoding

    ISO-8859-1

Language claimed in HTML meta tag should match the language actually used on the web page. Otherwise Patientinfo.ie can be misinterpreted by Google and other search engines. Our service has detected that English is used on the page, and it matches the claimed language. Our system also found out that Patientinfo.ie main page’s claimed encoding is iso-8859-1. Changing it to UTF-8 can be a good choice, as this format is commonly used for encoding all over the web and thus their visitors won’t have any troubles with symbol transcription or reading.

Social Sharing Optimization

Open Graph description is not detected on the main page of Patient Info. Lack of Open Graph description can be counter-productive for their social media presence, as such a description allows converting a website homepage (or other pages) into good-looking, rich and well-structured posts, when it is being shared on Facebook and other social media. For example, adding the following code snippet into HTML <head> tag will help to represent this web page correctly in social networks: