Hospitals and health systems are confronting a mounting number of initiatives—both mandated and voluntary—that require access to and analysis of complex clinical and financial data. While many of these organizations have had some solutions in place to address these data needs, in many cases the solutions were disparate and required significant duplication of efforts and manual manipulation.
AUGUSTA UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM LEVERAGES DECISION SUPPORT FOR COSTING AND PLANNING
Millions discovered in equipment and labor costs that are now accurately attributed to specific surgeries.
By integrating case cost data with financial data in its decision support system, Augusta University Health System can now gain a clear picture of the true cost of a single patient case. This big-picture view also helps leaders better leverage data on market share and volume projections for long-term planning purposes.