Healthcare News & Insights

How will Amazon’s healthcare ventures affect you? 5 possibilities

Amazon’s moves into the healthcare sector made waves in 2018, and there’s no telling what the company will do next or how it may shape the market. Being prepared for some major changes down the line can keep your hospital from getting caught in the riptide. 

Use data analytics to maximize patient placement

As your hospital grows and more patients seek care at your facility, managing patient placement and maximizing your capacity for care becomes a higher priority. One way to ensure patients can remain in your hospital for as long as they need to, without having a space crisis, is to use data and predictive analytics. 

Control ED wait times with predictive analytics

Reducing wait times and overcrowding in the emergency department (ED) is a top priority for most hospitals. But it can be difficult to pinpoint the exact issues that are causing bottlenecks. New research gives hospitals a data-based framework so they can easily identify problems.