Critical analytical insight for laboratory operations

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center needed to quantify to their stakeholders and staff, how the lab was performing and provide them with information to determine how to be more efficient.

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The Profile

Type

Nonprofit

Size

372 Beds

Specialties

  • Level 1 Trauma Center
  • Tertiary Care
  • Neonatal nursery, transplant services
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Full-service Children’s Hospital
  • 30 Outpatient Clinical Locations
  • Trains over 350+ residents and fellows annually

Discipline

Chemistry, Immunochemistry, Toxicology

Volume

1.4 million tests per year

Instrumentation

Roche

LIS

Cerner Millennium

Key Takeaways

  • Previous analytics were manually-generated operations reports
  • Implemented business analytics to monitor daily operations for Chemistry
  • Historical operations dashboards look for trends over time
  • Use analytics to target and monitor operational improvements in real-time
  • Quantify value Lab is providing to stakeholders