PITTSBURGH, Aug. 26 TeleTracking Technologies, the worldleader in patient flow automation solutions, has teamed with VHA, Inc. tooffer the national health care alliance's 1400 member hospitals the option tolicense TeleTracking Technologies' patient flow automation technology.
"It's clear that the VHA leadership is committed to helping its membersimprove patient care, through better patient flow," said Anthony Sanzo,President & CEO of TeleTracking Technologies, "and this relationship helps VHAbring to its membership an awareness of time tested and proven patient flowautomation solutions and years of patient flow expertise with our Avanti(TM)patient flow redesign services."
VHA is the Nation's leading provider of supply chain management andperformance improvement services to not-for-profit health care providers. Theoption to procure industry-leading TeleTracking products is another facet ofVHA's commitment to provide members with tools and guidelines to enact"leading practices" and improve performance by measuring against their peersthrough detailed metrics.
"VHA understands that patient flow is directly linked to key outcomes,"said Amy Anthony, VHA Senior Vice President of Supply Chain Services."TeleTracking provides the quality offering, vast expertise and exemplarycustomer satisfaction our members need to successfully address the capacityconstraints many of them face."
TeleTracking software and patient flow redesign services help hospitalsimprove patient flow through process change and by leveraging proventechnology to automate every state of patient flow. Through automation,hospitals are also able to measure and monitor their performance in order toimprove the flow process.
In addition to not-for-profit hospitals, VHA serves more than 23,000non-acute care organizations. Last year, the alliance delivered more than $1.3billion in savings and value to its member organizations through its supplychain management programs.
The VHA alliance brings together health care organizations nationwide toshare information, insight, best practices and purchasing leverage. Itsregional and national Rapid Adoption Networks (RANs) encourage informationexchange to accelerate the pace of clinical and economic performanceimprovement.
TeleTracking Technologies is the world leader in helping hospitals reduceovercrowding and improve patient throughput through patient flow automation.It provides software and process redesign services which diminish patient flowbacklogs by giving managers real-time, actionable feedback for streamliningbed turnover, patient placement and patient transport. The pioneer ofautomated patient flow solutions software, it launched the industry over adecade ago with the first automated bed turnover solution and has sincedeveloped a number of widely accepted products including the first digitizedlarge screen bedboard and the first wireless, handheld patient flow solutions.
SOURCE TeleTracking Technologies