Union General Hospital in Blairsville, Georgia, was able to parlay a $50,000 analytics investment into several substantial wins including reduced readmissions, improved treatment of chronic conditions and better staff morale. Karen Reff explains how the 45-bed facility realized that ROI.
How small hospitals can gain analytics ROI
Where to start with an effective analytics program? A big staff and bigger budget are not prerequisites, says Karen Reff, manager of decision support at Union General Hospital.