PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - Aug 1, 2012) - The 2012 Most Wired Hospitals list released last month includes 30 ShiftWise clients throughout the United States including Vidant Health in Greenville, UPMC Mercy in Pittsburgh and Bon Secours Richmond Health System. According to the list's creators, these hospitals are at the forefront of taking on IT initiatives within the healthcare industry, and many of the hospitals on the list rely on ShiftWise as a component to achieve their vision.
Each year, Hospitals and Health Networks (H&HN) surveys U.S. hospitals and names to its list the healthcare organizations that are showing the most achievement in information technology categories including infrastructure, business and administrative management, clinical quality and safety (inpatient/outpatient hospital) and care continuum (ambulatory/physician/community).
The Most Wired Hospital list recognizes hospitals' continued efforts to automate processes and improve care while controlling costs, often using solutions such as ShiftWise's workforce automation software for flexible, temporary and contract staff.
According to Jason Drucker, COO, ShiftWise, "Leading health systems are automating not just on the care delivery and revenue side but on the administrative and human capital side as well. ShiftWise's SaaS model fits nicely into an overall HIT strategy because it increases visibility into the contingent staffing process which informs better decision making and outcomes without requiring the use of IT staff or resources."
By automating the procurement of flexible, temporary and contract labor, these "Most Wired" clients are able to more efficiently staff their network of facilities and achieve critical goals such as:
- Lowering costs
- Improving quality
- Ensuring compliance
Leading healthcare systems nationwide click ShiftWise to lower costs, ensure compliance, and improve quality when using flexible, temporary and contract professionals. With an easy to use, web-based suite of applications and services that are highly flexible to the needs of each client, ShiftWise maintains a broad client base across the entire spectrum of healthcare providers and includes some of the most clinically advanced healthcare systems in the U.S. ShiftWise is based in Portland, OR.
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