About
In the past few years, perioperative leaders have faced ever-evolving disruptions (growing case backlogs and short staffing, to name a few) that require rapid pivots in order to adequately manage ORs with little time or insight. Despite the setbacks, the pressure to perform as a hospital’s primary revenue driver by not only maintaining but improving operating performance and productivity remains.

Existing manual processes to manage perioperative operations and schedules have proven not only to be ineffective but to actually intensify the impact of these constraints. Join this webinar to learn how to unlock OR capacity whether you are recovering from a COVID wave or have returned to routine operations. From services that can help you prioritize backlogs or temporarily reconsider your block allocation, to a platform that helps you reclaim and redistribute OR time, we will discuss strategies on how to:
When
Thu, Apr 7, 2022 · 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (GMT -4:00)
Agenda
  • Align OR capacity to staffing and demand to meet the needs of your current environment, whether its navigating short staffing or limited beds, managing backlogs, or optimizing your normal routine
  • Provide visibility into available OR time and a centralized process to request or release time
  • Remain productive during turbulent times by leveraging tools that provide access to real-time data to support fluidity
Presenters
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Kim Hamilton, MPH
Senior Director, Perioperative Strategic Business Unit
Kim is the Director of Client Outcomes and brings over 10+ years of healthcare industry experience to Hospital IQ. She focuses on product optimization, collaborating with clients to define operational objectives, drive execution and measure improvement. Prior to coming to Hospital IQ, Kim was a Senior Manager in PriceWaterhouseCoopers’ Health Advisory practice where she led strategic and transformational initiatives across perioperative and inpatient areas.
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Carrie Shapiro, CMP
Senior Conference Manager
Carrie Shapiro, CMP is the Senior Conference Manager for the OR Manager Conference and OR Business Management Conference. She has more than 25 years of experience in business-to-business media organizing trade shows, conferences and industry events.