What do you do when you are faced with volume surges including a 91% increase in EMS arrivals, 23% increase in ED volume, 52% increase in labor and delivery volume, and a 16% increase in inpatient admissions? Thomas Jefferson University Hospital leveraged its Center for Operational Resource Efficiency (CORE) and Operational Excellence Team, reallocating resources with rapid redesign and real-time patient progression alerts to accommodate the increase in volume while improving quality, safety and financial goals.
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Recommended CitationFlickinger, MHA, FACHE, CLSSBB, Shane and Cooper, MD, JD, Mary Reich, "Next Generation Patient Flow: Innovations to Restructure Hospital Operations to Achieve your Quality, Safety & Financial Goals" (2021). Population Health Leadership Series: PopTalk Webinars. Paper 32.