November 1, 2018 – In many hospitals across the country, nurse scheduling is still being done on basic spreadsheets or even pen and paper, with managers using little more than intuition, guesswork, or simply the previous schedule period to plan the appropriate number and type of staff to match patient volume….
Avantas Client Stories
The following client stories demonstrate the effectiveness of our HELM®methodology and its associated enterprise strategies and technologies.
By developing an enterprise approach to managing labor and implementing a healthcare scheduling software (Smart Square®) that supports and automates best practices hospitals and health systems can realize a conservative savings of 4-6% of their current labor spend. As labor typically accounts for 60% of a healthcare organization's operating budget, a savings of this size is truly substantial.