Ochsner Health System achieves synergy in the ED--cuts wait times to under 30 minutes

May 2014
HealthLeaders Magazine;May2014 Supplement, Vol. 17, p10
The article discusses the partnership between Ochsner Medical Center and clinical outsourcing company TeamHealth to improve emergency care delivery. The partnership aims to speed up door-to-doctor time to 30 minutes and improve patient experience in emergency department (ED). The strategy includes making ED and hospital medicine as a coexisting group which are monitored through regular meetings.


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