250+ Bed Mississippi Hospital Achieves 20% Reduction in Average Bed Turnover Time

By on January 21, 2014 in Results

This 250+ bed hospital in Eastern Mississippi has used BedWatch® Bed Control and Transport Control, as well as Patient Transport Services management via BedWatch parent company HHS, to successfully streamline their throughput and discharge processes. The dedicated nursing, housekeeping, and transportation teams have used BedWatch to drive average bed turnover times down from 96 minutes upon implementation in February 2012, to an average of 76 minutes per discharge clean for all of 2013 — a 20% improvement over the previous year.  

Avg Bed Turnover Improvement - MS - 01.2014

BedWatch is designed to break down communication silos and ensure that all the key players in the throughput process are on the same page, with access to the same up-to-date information, in real time. As a result, BedWatch helps throughput teams identify and eliminate bottlenecks, and drive lasting process improvement in order to ultimately reduce wait times and improve the patient experience.

For more information on how BedWatch® Bed Control, Transport Control, and Patient Transport Services help partners like this one improve operational efficiency and drive faster bed turnover, please contact us, or feel free to schedule a live demo.

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