Hershey Medical Center Reduced Costs by $6,000 Per Case
Already a fiscally-responsible, high-performing organization and ranked a top 50 orthopedic hospital by U.S. News & World Report, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center was participating in a bundled payment program for joint replacements. Leadership sought innovation to better manage its costs across the care continuum for service lines including spine and joints.
The result of improvement plans was a cost reduction of $6,000 per case across the continuum of care.
Gundersen Health Reduced Costs by $1,600 Per Case
Already a cost-conscious, top performing organization and highly-rated by U.S. News & World Report, Gundersen Health System needed more advanced analytics to further its improvement efforts. Leaders sought a tool to help identify and support unseen opportunities for improvement across the care continuum in cardiology and cardiac surgery, neurosurgery, and orthopedics divisions.
The result of improvement plans was a cost reduction of $1,600 per case across the continuum of care.