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.
Responding to an increased demand for remote patient management may require a renewed focus on technology, capacity, and processes by healthcare providers that want to serve patients in this way. Explore this practical guide to engaging patients and providers in successful remote patient management practices.EXPLORE THE POST-PROCEDURE CARE MODULE
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
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
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.REVIEW THE TCB MODEL