Workplace failures common in hospitals

Workplace failures in the hospital are commonplace events, happening more than once an hour to some caregivers, such as nurses, according to a new study by Harvard Business School. As a result, hospital caregivers waste at least 10 percent of their time, an impact to both healthcare delivery and efficiency. The study blamed issues, such as a lack of lean principles and integration in internal supply chains, for many of the failures. Study authors suggested hospitals directly link supply departments to patients' needs. Article


Free Webinar

Take Control of Your Escalating Claim Costs through a Comprehensive Pre-payment Hospital Bill Review Solution

Today managing high dollar claim spend is more important than ever for Health Plans, TPAs, Employers, and Reinsurers, and can pose significant financial risks. How can these costs be managed without being a constant financial drain on your company resources? Our combination of the right people and the right technology provides an approach that ensures claims are paid right, the first time. Register Now!

Suggested Articles

JetBlue, Lufthansa, Swiss International Airlines, United Airlines, and Virgin Atlantic will roll out the CommonPass mobile app in December.

With the distribution of a COVID-19 vaccine looming, companies in the pharmaceutical supply chain are working overtime to plan for all contingencies.

The pandemic is transforming the way the healthcare industry handles payments. Here are key takeaways on the benefits of automated payments.