Mindy Daeschner of psHEALTH took part in the recent round table arranged by HealthInvestor to discuss the health secretary’s vision of a ‘paperless’ health service. Indeed, by the year 2018 Jeremy Hunt envisages a brave new world where any crucial health information should be available to staff at the touch of a button. So can the latest health secretary succeed where others have failed before him? Or will his digital ambitions be discarded as funding pressures bite?
Current inflexible Patient Administration Systems (PAS) are preventing effective, patient-centric case management. Adaptive Case Management software solutions deliver better health outcomes by codifying clinical protocols and tracking pathway-specific outcomes. The approach ensures consistency and sophisticated MI while leveraging the clinical judgement of healthcare professionals.
Translating talk into practice. How Walsall Council are measuring outcomes and using data to transform service delivery.
The world is changing. The combination of a tough economic environment, increasing competition and a focus on outcomes will accelerate the need for process improvements. We recognise that healthcare processes are complex and sometimes a matter of life or death; however, we argue that it is precisely for this reason that the potential of BPM is so significant in healthcare.