What We Offer
From strategic planning to interim staffing, Surgical Directions offers services to meet virtually any health care provider’s performance needs.
From growth planning to advanced analytics, we help our clients chart their future course.
OR and Procedural Services Volume and Market Share Growth
When market share begins to erode and out migration of cases is evident, you need a diverse group of subject matter experts on your side.
Surgical Directions helps you navigate the road to a sustainable growth model as we meet measurable milestones along the way.
Service Line Development
Leveraging deep clinical experience and specialized expertise, Surgical Directions helps your health care organization build robust specialty-specific service lines.
Capacity, Facility & Manpower Planning
We help you prioritize the capital, resource and cost-containment strategies that keep your organization viable and sustainable for the short and long term.
Using a proprietary web-based dashboard tool customized to your organization, Surgical Directions provides your hospital or health system with actionable data collection and analysis as it relates to location, population, services, organization size and more.
Determine the roadmap, metrics, and tracking mechanisms needed to create and implement a Value-Based Management program that optimizes patient outcomes and enhances financial performance.
Organizational Design for Value
Value-Based Care Design
Align your organization’s operational structure, clinical service lines and affiliated infrastructure to be able to be successful in a Value-Based Health Care model
Governance for Value
Design and implement the necessary governance practices and organization model to help ensure a smooth transition to Value-Based Care
Transform your OR’s into high-performance machines with the help of our tools, techniques, and clinical experience.
Perioperative services are the foundation of your hospital’s direct and downstream revenue model, so it’s crucial that your surgical operations are performing at their highest level.
Non-Operating Room Anesthesia (NORA) Locations
Developing and executing resource allocation strategies is required for NORA locations that wish to remain competitive in the long term.
Centrile Sterile Processing
Improve the collaboration of sterile processing with your surgical and procedural teams.
Education, Policy & Procedures
An educated and informed staff is the key to providing the highest levels of efficient patient care.
Resource Utilization & Optimization
Surgical Directions is lean-certified and ready to help your hospital achieve higher margins through the efficiency of process improvements, standardized work, and lean principles.
CMS Quality Indicators
If your hospital is planning for an assessment, leverage the experience and expertise of Surgical Directions to track and meet the relevant CMS quality indicators.
Preference Card Standardization
Surgical Directions provides preference card standardization, pick-list optimization, cleanup, and ongoing card management as a standalone service or as part of a larger operational improvement program.
Use advanced analytics to redesign your block schedule, optimize your staffing, and much more!
Heatmaps for Better Block Design
Employ analytics to design better blocks that benefit surgeons, staff, and hospital financials
Analytics Models for Staff Optimization
Use our practice management analytic tools to help ensure your clinical staffing levels are optimized for your patient census
Operating Room Benchmarking and Dashboard Reporting
Create and implement an automated toolset to capture and report key OR performance metrics, in batch or real-time, depending on needs.
Performance Improvement Workshops