October 1, 2013 was an important milestone for privately owned home health agency, Health Resource Solutions (HRS) in Lombard, IL. With help from Allscripts HomecareTM, Allscripts Referral ManagementTM and Allscripts AllDocsTM, that was the day HRS officially went paperless. It’s just one example of a recent transformation at HRS. In a new case study, owner Glenn Steigbigel shares some of the ways Allscripts solutions have helped improve his organization, including: 1. Better patient outcomes. Improved several clinical outcomes in one year, including patient fall risk assessments by 3% and pressure ulcer risk assessments by 5%. 2. More patients, less administrative cost. HRS increased its daily patient census 25%, while reducing overall administrative cost by 2%. 3. Faster referral processing. Automating referrals shortened HRS time spent on each referral from 2 hours to 30 minutes. 4. More complete assessments. The task […]
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