Results Surgical Practice Perioperative

Perioperative Suite: Results Shown in Large Orthopaedic Practice

  • 8 surgeons – grew to 10 surgeons after installation
  • 3 offices with Surgeries performed at 2 hospitals and 3 surgi-centers
  • 4.5 surgical coordinators on staff
  • $9 million annual billings

whiteThe Practice’s Surgical Coordination Workflow Issues:

  • Lack of IT interoperability
  • Handwritten/Paper-driven information exchange
  • Limited multi-viewer access to surgical status
  • Lack of real-time “status at a glance” across a population of patients

The Practice’s Annualized Benefit To-Date =$500,000

  • +40% FTE Productivity = $150K:
    • $150K salary reduction of 2.5 surgical schedulers no longer required.
  • Incremental billings = $950K gross/$350K net
    • $950k gross revenue due to the elimination of non-billed procedures, that were previously filed for insurance reimbursement too late.  This represents 10% of gross revenue.
  • Costs = $35K

Return on Investment = <1 month

Staff Satisfaction = +85% directly attributable to OPTIMI$ER