Archive | bed-turnover-improvement

BedWatch Launches New Mobile Platform

BedWatch has launched an exciting new platform that empowers support service staff and clinical teams.

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New Report Summarizes Average Patient Transportation Completion Times by Month to Simplify Performance Assessment

BedWatch Transport Control now features a specialized “Average Transport Completion Times by Month” report which aggregates average completion times into a clear, dynamic report that can easily be exported as an image to simplify internal performance reporting.

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“Bed Placements by Hour” Report Helps Hospital Patient Placement Teams Understand Real-Time Capacity Information

BedWatch Admit Control features a “Bed Placements by Hour” report, which allows all Admit Control users within a hospital or system to access accurate data around daily patient placement activity, hour by hour.

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BedWatch Brings Real-Time Visibility to Your Hospital: Pending Patient Moves

BedWatch provides increased visibility in a variety of ways. In this post, we’ll explore how BedWatch helps improve patient flow and hospital visibility into pending patient moves, including admissions, transfers, and discharges.

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Patient Placement Staff Can Request Beds and Place Patients Using an iPhone

BedWatch Admit Control is fully mobile, like all BedWatch products, and allows users to access the full spectrum of tools using any Internet-capable device — even a smartphone.

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Expanded “Transports by Transporter” Report Simplifies Navigation & Increases Visibility

BedWatch Transport Control users now have access to an expanded “Transports by Transporter” report. The updated report allows for units to be expanded and collapsed for easier viewing. Notice the “Expand” buttons next to each patient transporter’s name, in the column on the left.

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160-Bed Pennsylvania Hospital Cuts Average Bed Turnover Time by 50% in First 30 Days

This 160-bed hospital in Pennsylvania brought BedWatch Bed Control on board in December 2014 to help address slow turnover times and a lack of bed visibility.

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110-Bed Texas Hospital Refines Processes, Reduces Average Bed Turnover to 50 Minutes in Six Months

Utilizing BedWatch BedWatch® Bed Control, Transport Control, and Patient Transport Services, this 110-bed Texas hospital has successfully re-evaluated and revamped throughput and discharge processes, and front-line team members have helped drive average bed turnover rates down by more than 15% in the first six months, from 61 minutes per turnover at Implementation in May 2013, to just 50 minutes[…]

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260+ Bed New Mexico Hospital Reduces Average Bed Turnover by 25% in Two Years

When this New Mexico medical center implemented BedWatch® Bed Control in June 2011, the average bed turnover time for the 260+ bed facility, which serves more than 300,000 area residents, was 85 minutes. Over the next year, they drove that number down to 75 minutes. As of Q3 2013, the year-to-date average bed turnover time is just 65 minutes.

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350-Bed Texas Hospital Reduces Avg. Bed Turnover by 25% in First 30 Days

This 350-bed Texas hospital was able to drive bed turnover rates down by 25% within the first 30 days of implementing BedWatch Bed Control in November 2012. When the system was implemented, the hospital was averaging 87 minutes per bed turnover. By December, they had reduced the average bed turnover time to just 65 minutes, and they have maintained the improvement with only slight variation every[…]

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