Read Time: 4 minutes Reducing improper admissions can provide significant cost savings to hospitals. One strategy is improving case management.
Read Time: 5 minutes Small hospital emergency departments (EDs) often have patients leave without being seen (LWBS). Decreasing wait times helps to reduce LWBS incidents.
Read Time: 4 minutes Freestanding emergency rooms (FSERs) provide emergency services at lower overhead costs. This is a game-changing solution for rural healthcare.
Read Time: 4 minutes Remote case management can help reduce strain on full-time staff, improve efficiency, and lower costs. Telemanagement is a great strategy.
Read Time: 4 minutes Rural hospitals are often asked to do more with less. Appropriate admission rates can help community hospitals to keep costs low while improving efficiency.
Read Time: 4 minutes EMTALA is a system of rules and regulations created for emergency room personnel and patients. Healthcare management is key to avoiding these violations.
Read Time: 4 minutes Offering high-quality care and improving patient experience is essential for the success of a rural hospital. Permanent staffing solutions help to improve quality standards and patient satisfaction.
Read Time: 3 minutes For many people in rural communities, the hospital is the only source of healthcare. Critical access hospitals can help improve access to healthcare in these vulnerable populations.
Read Time: 6 minutes Medical insurance companies are changing the landscape of how hospitals and medical facilities are billing patient care through medical necessity criteria,