A nurse organizes a color-coded scheduling chart to manage COVID-19 case flow.

SCHEDULING AND CASE FLOW IMPROVING CAPACITY AND DEMAND PLANNING

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.

GETTING STARTED

1. Watch the scheduling and case flow overview video.

This video provides an overview of how this guide can help you assess your current state and generate a step-by-step action plan with tools and best practices for success.

2. Follow the guide to implement these tools and best practices at your site.

pdf Scheduling and Case Flow: Improving Capacity and Demand Planning (.pdf)

This practical guide helps you assess your site's current state and create step-by-step action plans with practical tools to help you implement improvements.

1.3MB

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3. Download and use the implementation tools.

xlsx Volume & Mix Chart Tool (.xlsx)

Use this Excel spreadsheet to organize your own volume and mix data.

29KB

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xlsx Scheduling Tool (.xlsx)

Create your own schedule as you consider the order of case volume and mix.

67KB

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