Navigation Links
WRX Launches Hospital Labor Waste Calculator
Date:4/16/2009

(Hospitals target the disease, not the symptoms)

HUDSON, Fla., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Workforce Prescriptions ("WRX") announced on Friday the launch of a no-cost online tool developed to allow hospitals to estimate their unique labor waste derived from 7 sources:

  • Overtime utilization
  • Agency utilization
  • Other "Premium Pay" utilization
  • Excessive length of stay driven by avoidable days
  • Process labor waste
  • Productivity labor waste
  • General labor waste

"The tool was developed by analyzing data provided by over 140 adult acute hospitals who have participated in detailed labor efficiency audits over the last 3 years," states Dean Kristiniak, Vice President of Key Service Lines. He goes on to state, "It took some work to clarify linkages in order to distinguish between root causes and correlating factors in order to produce reasonably accurate estimates based on just a few key data points."

"Our goal in providing this tool to the marketplace is to elevate the discussion of alternatives to traditional methods of reducing labor expense. We'd like to move the industry past conversations of FTE (full time employee) or workforce reductions into conversations about the practices and processes that are at the root of unnecessary labor dependence and ultimately labor waste," states Charlie Dawson, President. He continues, "While we know that this tool produces only a remedial analysis of cause & effect, we've discovered it provides a valuable touch-point for senior leadership teams wanting to explore alternatives to optimizing labor without reducing staff."

WRX speaks and writes frequently about a single paradigm, "To assume that the most effective manner of reducing labor expense is to reduce the availability of labor" is to consc
'/>"/>

SOURCE Workforce Prescriptions
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Us TOO Launches National SEA Blue Campaign for Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
2. UPMC Health Plan Launches New Personal Health Record
3. HealthInsuranceFinders.com Launches Video Contest for Young Directors
4. Academy of General Dentistry Launches Campaign to Focus on Tooth Erosion
5. Keeping Kids Healthy and Fit: The New York Kids Club Launches a Revolutionary New Fitness Program
6. Patient Advocate Foundation Launches Program to Help Uninsured Virginians with Chronic, Debilitating and Life-Threatening Illness Access Quality Healthcare
7. Mannatech Launches Phase One of New Sales and Training Tools
8. Coalition for Pulmonary Fibrosis Launches Aggressive Ad Campaign Directed at United States Congress
9. Actavis Launches Carvedilol Tablets in the U.S.
10. MedQuist Re-launches New, Improved Web Site
11. Elsevier launches new journal: Stem Cell Research
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... Deer Path of Huntley -- a BMA affordable assisted ... 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Feb. 13. , The community, ... adults with physical disabilities between the ages of 22 and 64. ... and sweetheart-themed karaoke. , For more information about the event or ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... West Hollywood, California (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 The ... 22, 2015 at 10 a.m., to commemorate the 42nd anniversary of ... the United States. , “It’s been 42 years since the Roe ... to choose is still as present as ever,” said City of ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... VogueQueen is a seasoned and trusted leader who consistently ... thrilled to have it lead the wedding dress industry into ... prom dresses for the global market. , “The CEO of ... he focuses on continuing the goal of operational excellence and ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... AngelWeddingDress, the premier women’s dress supplier, has ... View website of AngelWeddingDress.com to find more ... dresses online for a bridal party. AngelWeddingDress offers a ... them. Its maternity wedding dresses are specially designed for ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... Thousand of GranuFlo lawsuits ( http://www.granuflolawsuit2014.com/ ... GranuFlo and NaturaLyte dialysis concentrates continue to move forward ... Court, District of Massachusetts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According ... remanded a case filed by the state of Louisiana ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Deer Path of Huntley Affordable Assisted Living to Host Valentine's Day Happy Hour 2Health News:VogueQueen Unveils New Designs of Prom Dresses for 2015 2Health News:AngelWeddingDress Has Recently Released Its Collection Of 2015 Maternity Wedding Dresses 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Court Overseeing Federal GranuFlo Lawsuits Remands Louisiana Claim Back to State Court, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 4
... the years been a high source of nutrition for many ... be eaten in several forms, it is the key ingredient ... just round the corner an animal rights group in Kerala, ... not to eat eggs. ,Volunteers of People for ...
... are leading the world in their obsession for that ‘bronzed ... trend, opine researchers. // ,According to a report ... Health, the increases in people going in for tanning sessions ... in the light of accumulating evidence of the association between ...
... in the US, the public libraries in that country are slowly ... weather -- hot, cold, or wet -- most of the homeless ... local shelters push them out onto the streets at six in ... already lining up by nine, when the library opens, because they ...
... by David Pitts. Larry Quirk was a lover of Billings, who ... “Lem Billings was a close friend of Late US president John ... further.” ,"There was a sexual element to his ... the 1930s... Billings was the only person who loved Kennedy unconditionally, ...
... novel enzymes that could help convert blood groups A, B ... shortage of blood available for transfusion to those in need ... group that could be donated to any one. ... the University of Copenhagen in Denmark say that they have ...
... by researchers at the Keck School of Medicine of ... School has identified// seven genetic risk factors—DNA sequences carried ... prostate cancer. According to the study's findings, these risk ... human genome on chromosome 8 and powerfully predict a ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Sultans of Suntans Warned 2Health News:Public Libraries Turning into Shelters for the Homeless in the US 2Health News:Breakthrough in Converting Blood Groups 2Health News:Study Identifies Multiple Genetic Risk Factors for Prostate Cancer 2
(Date:1/23/2015)... 23, 2015  Now available for sale, The Armor1 Ankle ... prevents ankle sprains by cushioning the ankle from an ... around the outside of any shoe type and allows ... still offering protection against sprains. With customers in physical ...
(Date:1/23/2015)... JUNCTION, N.J. , Jan. 23, 2015  CytoSorbents ... company commercializing its CytoSorb® extracorporeal cytokine adsorber to ... patients, announced the receipt of $385,642, net of ... participant of the Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... a privately held medical device company, announced today that ... ITOCHU Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange TYO: 8001) to sell ... cancer in Japan . ViewRay,s technology, ... only MRI-guided radiation therapy system that images and treats ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:The Armor1 Ankle Roll Guard is the New Breakthrough Solution for Ankle Sprain Prevention! 2CytoSorbents Receives $385,000 in Non-Dilutive Funding from the New Jersey Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program 2CytoSorbents Receives $385,000 in Non-Dilutive Funding from the New Jersey Technology Business Tax Certificate Transfer Program 3ITOCHU Named the Exclusive Distributor for ViewRay's MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy System in Japan 2
Hand surgery basic instrument set...
Castroviejo caliper...
Microscopic scissors, curved...
Velcro closures on each side to more evenly distribute the weight. Available in teal, royal, red, purple, or maroon nylon stain-resistant fabric or navy nylon reinforced vinyl....
Medicine Products: