RICHMOND, Va., Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (VHHA), through the Virginia Hospital Shared Services Corporation, (VHHA Shared Services) has selected Care Logistics as a preferred partner to support Virginia hospitals and health systems in the improvement of operational efficiency and patient throughput.
Care Logistics works with health systems to implement a coordinated care delivery program that eliminates operational challenges and improves patient care. What sets Care Logistics apart is its commitment to operational improvement, the skills and health care experience of its team, and the unique industrial engineering methodologies it has developed to help health systems achieve top-tier performance in care progression.
"We're excited to collaborate with VHHA and its hospital members," said Care Logistics Vice President Tom Brunelle. "This partnership enables Care Logistics to share solutions designed to improve patient throughput, care quality and satisfaction with VHHA hospital members."
Brunelle said the Care Logistics team looks forward to hearing directly from hospital leaders about their goals for care quality and efficiency, patient experience, and cost reduction, all of which are keys to building a foundation for success in value-based care. Working with Care Logistics, many clients have achieved positives results, including:
Lower average length of stay;
Higher case mix index;
reduced ED hold time;
More efficient diagnostic services;
Enhanced patient experience;
Higher staff satisfaction; and
Improved patient "statusing."
About Care Logistics: Care Logistics is committed to helping customers achieve dramatic results in patient throughput, quality, and experience. Care Logistics is a Jackson Healthcare company. Contact the Virginia Care Logistics team by e-mailing Tom Brunelle at [email protected] or Beth Delricco at [email protected]. Learn more at www.carelogistics.com.
About VHHA Shared Services: VHHA Shared Services was founded by the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (VHHA) in 1980 to implement and operate shared services programs for Virginia hospitals and other organizations. It offers an array of distinctive products, services, and solutions that are either state-specific or not currently met by members' other alliances that help to enhance clinical, financial and operational performance. For more information, visit http://www.vhhaservices.com.