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COVID-19 PANDEMIC RECOVERY STRATEGIES An Operational Efficiency Guide for Restoring Capacity and Patient Access at Procedural Sites of Care

Based on collaboration with healthcare systems across the country, Medtronic healthcare optimization consultants have developed a playbook for healthcare leaders focused on restoring capacity, increasing patient access, and improving operational care pathways during both the surge and recovery stages of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The playbook is designed for hospitals, clinics, office-based labs, and ambulatory surgical centers that want to accelerate recovery through the pandemic. Each module is structured around key stages of the patient care pathway outlined below.  

PLAYBOOK MODULES

PROCEDURAL FLOW STRATEGIES

Explore this practical guide to optimizing procedural flow to improve patient experience during the various stages of returning to full capacity for elective procedures.

REVIEW THE PROCEDURAL EXPERIENCE MODULE
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SCHEDULING AND CASE FLOW STRATEGIES

Explore this practical guide to establishing stable and predictable schedule sequencing and resource allocation during the pandemic recovery to help increase patient access and restore capacity.

Explore Scheduling & Case Flow Strategies
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CONTAINMENT STRATEGIES

Explore how this enhanced traffic control bundling (TCB) model could help your hospital system augment infection containment strategies and personal protective equipment conservation during the pandemic recovery period. 

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PRO|CV™ Process Redesign and Optimization for Cardiovascular Care

Medtronic PRO|CV healthcare optimization consultants collaborate with providers to help position you for future success.

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CONTACT US

Do you have a question or want more information on the Medtronic PRO|CV Solution for process redesign and optimization?

procv@medtronic.com

COVID-19 RECOVERY RESOURCE CENTER

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