Healthcare sector is facing some unique and unanticipated challenges today. The regulatory environment and government influence means that hospitals have to really step up their game to provide quality healthcare without messing up the business end of things. The key to it all? Data.
CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE UPTIME
These facilities are not like simple recovery rooms which can stay empty. Neither can you have obsolete or disfunctional equipment in these facilities.
To ensure that the infrastructure at these facilities are operating at their peak efficiency, you need the latest up to date information about all of these equipment and their operating load.
Ensuring minimum downtime for vital facilities like the ICU, NICU, CICU or the PACU.
HEALTHCARE PLAN MANAGEMENT
How well do you work with PPOs?
How well do you work with HMOs?
Are the doctors well connected to the data available with these external agencies?
How well are your departments able to react when a patient transfers from one system to another?
These are some questions which only accurate data can answer.
How well does your hospital integrate with the healthcare plan providers out there?
DATA AS A TOOL FOR BETTER PATIENT CARE
Can you have better care plans?
Can you improve on your treatment outcomes?
Can you reduce instances of re-admissions due to post-discharge complications?
The wealth of patient data that you are generating everyday is a vital treatment aid and can be leveraged to not only deliver better healthcare but also make your institution more efficient and cost effective.
If your look at your entire value chain, you are likely generating gigabytes of data everyday. How do you use this data to improve your treatment effectiveness?