Breaking the Bottleneck

March 2010
HealthLeaders Magazine;Mar2010, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p49
The article focuses on the effective utilization of bed management technology. It states that factors that hinder the optimization of the technology include proper data capture and usage of the information in the system. It discusses that the Heartland Health system underwent a partnership with Premier Healthcare alliance to pump up its cardiovascular services and keep up with the competition. It also presents the patient flow solution used by the Moses Cone Health System which helped the hospital in its admission and discharge processes.


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