PriorityQ is a web-based solution designed to assist healthcare providers in managing surgical backlogs and waitlists through proactive prioritization planning. Our software incorporates surgeon schedules, patient/procedure severity and resource availability to provide a forward-looking, load planning schedule. This insight helps administrators plan how to manage the surgical queue weeks in advance with the flexibility to adjust on a day-to-day basis.
Concerns created by surgical backlog:
Patient: Declining satisfaction and increasing anxiety due to unknown information of when surgery will take place.
Surgeon: Clamoring to book/secure OR Time to catch up and meet their patient’s needs.
Nurse/Clinician: Facing potential burnout/exhaustion while providing the highest level of patient care.
Hospital: Meeting patient and staff needs, while prioritizing schedules, allocating resources and tracking revenue.
A draft priority of current and backlog case load that helps anticipate logistical coordination.
A financial overview to show potential revenue generated based on suggested schedule.
Flexibility to modify surgical schedules based on the facility’s priority once scores are delivered.
PriorityQ bases calculations on the following factors: