Strategic Drivers

Metrics in business drive performance.  These metrics need to be validated and ensure they are adequately measuring the intended goal.  An organization needs to integrate national and local healthcare statistics into the strategic business plan. These drivers of success include:

  • Improved financial performance
  • Patient throughput (GMLOS)
  • Quality outcomes
  • Post-acute networks
  • Preparing for healthcare reform
  • Decreasing readmissions