Reducing Emergency Behavioral Health Patient Boarding
With our extensive years of experience, we have what it takes to help you reduce psychiatric patient boarding in your hospital’s emergency department. We can help you ensure the care and safety of patients with substance abuse and mental health problems.
Employing an Active Approach to Reducing Patient Boarding
We employ a hands-on and active approach to reducing psychiatric boarding in the emergency department. Our in-depth knowledge of hospital operations enables us to be sensitive to the needs of our clients.
Additionally, we are capable of turning analysis into functional change that can be implemented quickly and seamlessly. Our innovative solutions to psychiatric boarding are impacted by the following:
Our Process of Reducing Psychiatric Dwell Times
To improve throughput and treatment quality for behavioral health patients in the emergency room, we conduct a thorough on-site evaluation that may last from three to five days. We customize our evaluation to address the specific needs and challenges of your emergency department. The most common measures we take during the on-site evaluation include:
Reach Out to Us
Since our inception in 1993, Schafer Consulting has been committed to developing tools that can significantly improve emergency room services. We aim to boost your department’s efficiency when treating patients with mental health or substance abuse issues.
Our success with projects focused on emergency rooms comes from connecting operations to real-world business requirements. Additionally, we strive to provide our clients with unique tools to measure and track their department’s performance. We look forward to speaking with you about your specific emergency department needs. Talk to us by giving us a call at (724) 213-0200.