Soumit Pendharkar, MHA, FACHE | Authors

Articles

Scheduling Tool Improves Infusion Center Efficiency

October 25, 2017

Coordinating appointments between the physician office suite and infusion center improved dramatically with the use of a scheduling optimization tool at the Cowell Family Cancer Center in Traverse City, Michigan. Specifically, the investigators observed a 6% reduction in median office-visit time and a 43% reduction in patient wait time in the infusion chair before infusion began.