Operations and Advancement
Maximizing your current resources and developing a prosperous plan for the future
The landscape of health care is ever-changing. Is your community set-up for success? We're here to help you with a variety of offerings to enhance current operations, expand services (if desired), and build a strong and strategic roadmap to advance into the future.
Our services include:
Strategic Planning and Deployment
Strategic planning is critical to the future of your community's health and the deliverance of care. A strategic roadmap is important in outlining a vision and determining measurable goals to ensure your model of care is prosperous into the future. Our experienced, innovative team is ready to work with you to understand your community, your stakeholders, political landscape and carefully consider all variables impacting your future. From there, we develop and deploy your strategic plan with measurable goals to determine successful outcomes.
Maximizing your current processes and performance will increase efficiency, strengthen workflows and ultimately create operational excellence. We work alongside your leadership team to take inventory of current processes, identify gaps, areas for improvement and underutilized resources. In our evaluation process we determine how the organization can improve and stake key performance metrics. Through close collaboration we work alongside your team to oversee new or improved processes and use measurement tools to determine successful outcomes.
Community Health Needs Assessment
Community health needs assessments (CHNA) and implementation strategies are required of tax-exempt hospitals as a result of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. These assessments and strategies create an important opportunity to improve the health your community. CHNA ensures your community hospital has the information it needs to provide benefits that meet the needs of your community.
Our team is ready to work with you to understand your community health needs and your stakeholders. From there, we develop and deploy a plan with tactics and measurable outcomes.
Productivity studies identify opportunities for you to improve financial performance through staffing enhancements and increased operating efficiencies for all departments. As part of this service, we provide management surveys, data collection, and analysis using national data sources to identify key indicators for benchmark comparisons. Our goal is to provide you with an objective analysis of current efficiency levels and existing operations on a department by department basis.
A pricing studies is a powerful, insightful way to determine if you're getting the most appropriate price for your services. These studies have a strong influence on profits and even the smallest of changes can have a large effect on your organization's performance. Our team is here to guide you through the this process to ensure you're setting the right price for your value of service.
Just as you plan for other aspects of your business, developing a marketing plan to remain top-of-mind and competitive in your market is important. We work with you to identify your value proposition, select your target audiences, develop key messages and tactics to ensure your hospital is heard.
Pay Philosophy and Practice Consulting
To help you determine the best compensation for your employees, we assist you in the assessment, design, and implementation of compensation programs for members of your community.
Group Purchasing Organization Studies and Affiliation
Our goal is to help you identify opportunities to reduce your costs related to everything you purchase for your organization. We work with you to analyze all of your purchases and compare the aggregate cost with discounts available through Bryan/Vizient Group Purchasing Organization (GPO), to determine if cost savings opportunities exist. The optimization study may determine that your organization could reduce costs and increase savings by procuring your supplies from another vendor.
If you are interested in joining our affiliate group, you would have to access to a dedicated supply chain analyst who will assist your materials management team in finding the right contracts and savings opportunities for your organization.
Revenue Cycle Services
Health care is ever-changing and now more than ever, health leaders are being asked to do more with less. Our skillful and seasoned team of professionals are here to assess your revenue cycle, identify areas to gain efficiencies, recover lost revenue and better manage your margins to develop a more fiscally sound cycle.
Contact us today to learn how we can arm you with the knowledge and resources to create a more sustainable future of health care delivery and inspire healthy lives to take root in your community.