For every $1 billion in revenue, variation in care can cut away up to $30 million.
It is a sobering fact that zip codes still determine the quality of healthcare for patients. Unfortunately, standards of care can vary widely based on where in the country a patient lives.
One answer is to ensure that entire care teams have access to the right information, at the right time, to make the best evidence-based decisions for their patients.
By harmonising the decision-making process, hospitals can improve outcomes, reduce care variations, and cut costs at the same time, according to healthcare information services provider Wolters Kluwer.
There are three key parts to improving your care teams’ decision making:
1. Drive evidence-based decisions
2. Align care teams and patients
3. Activate patients
To learn more about how to deliver more effective care with Wolters Kluwer’s decision-making tools, download the whitepaper by filling out the form below: