10 Questions Leaders Must Answer to Ensure Ambulatory Care Success
Becker's Hospital Review
Across the nation, ambulatory care initiatives are among the top three focal points of C-suite leaders at independent hospitals and healthcare systems, whether their organizations are sole community providers or entities in highly competitive markets.
However, many organizations are not achieving the full potential of a well-designed and executed ambulatory care strategy, resulting in lost patients and revenue.
The array of potential delivery models is expanding, creating an opportunity for ambulatory care to make a significant contribution in addressing consumerism and supporting service line growth and revenue diversification. A strong ambulatory strategy also can enhance performance around bundled payment, clinically integrated network (CIN), and accountable care organization (ACO) initiatives.