Strategic planning

Management’s Role in Improving Quality and Producing Safer Outcomes in Healthcare

By Shon Wettstein, Vice President, Business Development, and Stephanie Dorwart, CEO, Altius Healthcare Consulting  With today’s advanced technologies, healthcare providers have saved more lives than ever thought possible. Miracles are happening every day. State-of-the-art equipment currently available certainly plays a role, but these miracles are due mainly to the outstanding teams of medical professionals who […]

Patient Outmigration: Keys to Explore

By Steven Dunn, Sales Director, DataBay Resources While healthcare continues its shift from volume-based care to a value-based model, hospital executives still need to focus on patient retention. If a patient lives in the hospital’s primary service area, but leaves to receive treatment elsewhere – that’s a problem. As hospitals seek to more tightly integrate […]

Three Capabilities for Strategic Planning Success, Part 2

By Steven Dunn, Sales Director, DataBay Resources In our previous post, we highlighted the importance of strategic planning in building a sustainable future for healthcare facilities, and highlighted market awareness and the questions you need to answer in beginning to formulate your plans.  Data Access Now you have a list of questions that need answers. […]

Three Capabilities for Strategic Planning Success – Part1

By Steven Dunn, Sales Director, DataBay Resources Strategic planning for a hospital or ambulatory surgery center is an important and necessary tool utilized by leadership teams to help them better understand the healthcare environment from both a national and local level in order to focus organizational goals and respond to changes and trends. A strategic […]