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A balanced scorecard to analyze the progress of a medical facility enables the users know strengths and weaknesses of the place. Further, this information can be used for 're-adjusting' the operations and processes.
On the whole, it goes a long way in helping to focus the resources (time and money) so as to come up with better results and outputs.
To have maximum benefit from it, one really needs to pay attention to the selection of metrics to be collected on it. This is to say that a detailed study has to be carried out to know the factors that impact growth prospects of this field. Further, these can be re-constructed in the form of KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) that enable calculation and therefore, correction of deviations.
Medical facilities are some of the organizations that are required to remarkable fast and precise in the way they operate. Therefore, analyzing the aspects involved is a task that must be done. Also, this is not a 'one-time' event as regular checks are needed to prevent things from going 'out of place'. Right from ensuring consistent and sufficient amount of medicines' stocks and equipments' presence to nursing requirements (health care practices), all can be 'measurably' taken care of by using BSC.
This is the actual scorecard with Medical Dashboard and performance indicators. The performance indicators include: clinical, death within 1 month of surgery, readmission to hospital within a month of discharge, accident and emergency services, trolley waits, patients waiting for over 3 hours, a&e cases discharged within 3 hours, patient services and satisfaction, patients complaints resolved, patient satisfaction ratings, prompt access by patients, others, hospital hygiene, initiatives to improve work life, accreditations.
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