PATIENT THROUGHPUT OPTIMIZATION
Analyze available data and observe operations to understand root causes of patient throughput delays. Recommend strategies that appropriately shift inpatient discharge times and reduce ER patient wait times.
DATA-DRIVEN STAFFING GRIDS
Identify appropriate skill mix for each census level, utilizing historical census levels to ensure the unit performs to budgeted standards.
Labor Management Infrastructure
Partner with executive leaders to develop sustainable system-wide labor management strategy that leverages local people, processes, and technologies
Align staff shifts with census to improve productivity performance and support throughput every hour of every day for Nursing, Physicians, Registration, Lab, and Radiology.
Seasonal Staffing Solutions
Develop financially optimized department hire targets by shift and skill mix, including monthly flex planning tool that considers individual team member tendency toward over time and traveler projections.
Diagnosing Department Operational Inefficiencies
Perform current state efficiency assessment through team member interviews, observations, and data analysis to discover opportunities to streamline, standardize, and improve operations.
Streamlining Surgical Services
Assess PAT, Preop, OR, and PACU operations to develop efficiency solutions, improving surgical case capacity and reducing cancellations.
Dashboard Development to Drive Action and Results
Identify key performance metrics, develop simple actionable reports, distribute to target audiences, and request action plans to drive improvements.