Health care leaders recognize care variation reduction as the key to unlocking cost-savings across their organizations. Yet, despite concerted efforts to reach clinical consensus, care standards are often left “sitting on a shelf.” Why?
A common pitfall is that care standards are often designed without workflow in mind, making it difficult to translate them into daily practice. As a result, frontline physicians struggle to follow the standards and often abandon them altogether.
Use the tactics in this research report to create care standards that proactively account for workflow considerations and are actionable at the front line.