Healthcare Performance Management

Appropriateness, effectiveness and safety of care delivered in Canadian hospitals: a longitudinal assessment on the utility of publicly reported performance trend data between 2012-2013 and 2016-2017 | BMJ | 6/17/2020

… trend assignment. Performance of hospitals is limited to categorical and aggregate outcomes, and did not include absolute quantitative performance. Introduction Performance information can aid a range of policy and organisational change levers to facilitate healthcare performance management (such as accountability) and contribute towards quality improvement initiatives. 1 The design of coherent and integrated health information systems has ensured the collection, calculation and access to data necessary for performance monitoring. 2 …

Drug shortages add millions to hospital costs, survey finds | Healthcare Dive | 6/28/2019

Drug shortages add millions to hospital costs, survey finds Hospitals in the U.S. spent more than 8.6 million hours of additional worker hours and just under $360 million per year to manage drug shortages, according to a first-of-its-kind survey from healthcare performance management firm Vizient. All 365 hospitals responding to the survey experienced shortages and two-thirds reported at least 20 shortages for the six-month period …

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Quantros Releases its Updated CareChex® 2018 Hospital and Health System Quality Rankings and Ratings | Business Wire | 10/19/2017

… is crucial to advancing the adoption and success of value-based purchasing and delivery models,” adds Weissberg. “As a reliable source of truth for purchasers, providers and consumers, we’re continuing to lead innovation in healthcare performance management and analytics that will help speed the adoption of a healthcare system centered on the value patients receive, not on the quantity of services delivered.” About Quantros Quantros is a leading provider of …