With all the issues provider organizations are dealing with, senior hospital and health system administrators just may not have the bandwidth to place a lot of focus on price transparency right now. That will have to change. With more patients moving into high-deductible health plans and taking on a greater financial responsibility for their healthcare, price…
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.