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Florida Hospital Improves Transport Efficiency Despite Rising ADC and a Reduction in Staff

This 250-bed hospital in northeastern Florida implemented BedWatch Transport Control in September 2013. During the first year of service, the hospital staff used BedWatch to drive significant improvements in both performance and efficiency, despite rising Average Daily Census (ADC) numbers and a reduction in transport staff. Before BedWatch, the Patient Transport Department consisted of 14.6 […]

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300-Bed Louisiana Hospital Drives Avg. Bed Turnover Down to Less Than 60 Minutes

This 300-bed hospital in Louisiana brought on BedWatch to help improve patient throughput at the end of 2010, as one of our very first hospital partners. Since implementation, the hospital team has worked diligently to leverage the data collected in BedWatch to identify process breakdowns and drive improvement. Using BedWatch Bed Control and BedWatch Transport […]

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200-Bed Louisiana Hospital Reduces Avg. Patient Transport Completion Time Despite 28% Increase in Transport Requests

Since implementing BedWatch Transport Control and Patient Transport Services on a limited, trial basis in January 2011, and then expanding the scope of the transport department and rolling out the service to the entire hospital, this 200-bed Louisiana hospital has successfully driven improvement while handling increasing numbers of patient transport requests each year.   The real-time visibility […]

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250-Bed Pennsylvania Hospital Reduces Patient Transport Completion Time by 26% in First 30 Days, Sustains Improvement for 6 Months

Since implementing BedWatch Bed Control and Transport Control in January 2014, this 250-bed Pennsylvania hospital has reduced average patient transportation times by 26% in the first 30 days, and has sustained that improvement over the first six months of the partnership. The average patient transport completion time is determined by measuring the length of time […]

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140-Bed Texas Hospital Reduces Average Bed Turnover Time to 48 Minutes in First Year

Since implementing BedWatch Bed Control, this East Texas hospital has successfully reduced average bed turnover times by 15%, from 56 minutes per discharge clean in March 2013, when BedWatch was implemented, to just 48 minutes on average for the First Quarter of 2014. The hospital had no prior throughput management system — with the wealth of data provided […]

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

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, […]

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