17 Execs Share How Health IT Can Address Clinician Burnout, Staffing, & Capacity
It’s no surprise that the problem of clinician burnout coupled with the related provider workforce shortages experienced due to the pandemic looms heavy across healthcare. The potential fallout is alarming, as clinician shortage is heightening in the face of rising demand and healthcare costs. But what can be done to solve it?
ABOUT CEO Angie Franks says one solution would be for health systems to implement technology to load balance capacity across extended regional networks to ensure patient demands for care are met. Doing so, Angie says, offers global visibility into capacity at coordinating facilities within their network as well as ensures prompt access to care at every stage of the patient journey.
Check out complete comments from Angie and other healthcare leaders in HIT Consultant.