Don’t Get Blocked: Understanding Productivity & Efficiency in Block Scheduling

“But I’ve got block time!” insisted the surgeon. “I’m sorry, but your block time was released yesterday and another surgeon has now posted cases in that spot,” said the OR scheduler…. Sound familiar? We seem to have conversations like this frequently. How can we make sure that our policies around block time are well-defined and understood by everyone? How can correct block utilization affect productivity and efficiency? Learn all about block scheduling today as we talk with Shawn Sefton, MBA, BSN, RN, Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President of Clinical Solutions at Hospital IQ. We’ll discuss the importance of establishing block utilization policies and the best ways to track block utilization. Don’t miss this exciting Season 4 finale!!

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