Unformatted text preview: Our health system is failing if people are getting up and leaving before being treated o In CA, 20.3% of patients leave without being seen. o Low-income rates, poor insurance $450,000 in revenue is lost if 1% of patients leave without being seen qTrack was designed to rely more on providers like assistants for less-ill patients. They get a “quick look” evaluation in 3-5 min o developed after Katrina these changes have doubled capacity in the unit and cut costs per patient visit in half. Average wait time is 33 minutes and leaving rate has dropped Door to Doc program: model hospitals used to match staffing leavels to peak-demand periods...
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This note was uploaded on 03/15/2012 for the course COM 339 taught by Professor Shulman during the Fall '11 term at Miami University.
- Fall '11