Analyzing hospital performance statistics for missed appointments. (See "Transportation Planning.")
Understand hospital and medical facility requirements for location and access in light of a comprehensive strategy for compliance with regulatory and accreditation requirements (CMS, AHCA, DOH, TJC, etc.)
Provide training and development to complete Failure Modes Effects Analysis, Root Cause Analysis, and Common Cause Analysis
Develop customized tools for performance improvement (e.g., Plan-Do-Study-Act and other Lean methods) including patient access.
Complete healthcare data analysis and trending with corrective recommendations for unfavorable trends!
Track an compare county, regional, and national healthcare performance statistics to recommend improvements.
Urban & Transportation Planning
Consider critical medical transportation options for people and goods (including truck parking)
Convey and explain federal requirements
Review private sector and public options (transit) to consider alternatives
Consider congestion factors and locations hindering access to medical facilities
Work with the local planners and leaders including in the MPO, RPC, city and county governments
Consider local, State and federal funding options
Develop grant applications including conducting benefit-cost analyses
Consider zoning and land use for surrounding facilities
Consider necessary multi-modal alternatives including bicycle/pedestrian access to reduce vehicle-trips