Economic and demographic changes, widespread technology innovations and major shifts in government healthcare policy have all combined to accelerate the healthcare market’s evolution from a volume-based care to a value-based system. Analyzing best-practices utilization and their impact on health outcomes is a proven method of improving those outcomes and finding ways to reduce cost. Your organization needs a set of proven analytics techniques and business concepts to help overcome some of the gaps in existing resources to drive better outcomes and lower costs.
Spreading beyond the assembly line environment, Value Stream Mapping has found its way into new areas. Trexin’s Chris Gibson sheds additional light on this tried-and-true process and its recent effectiveness in healthcare.