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How To Handle Physician Scheduling In An Understaffed Department

Posted by Intrigma on 4/18/16 10:00 AM



Staffing shortages in healthcare organizations have been a concern for the past couple of years, made worse recently with burnout being on the rise among clinicians.

Having to schedule without the right amount of physicians, nurses, or advanced practitioners available makes the scheduler’s job that much more difficult.

How can schedulers alleviate the stress for both themselves and their clinical teams?

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Topics: Physician scheduling challenges, scheduling solution, Physician burnout

A Physician Scheduling Solution Should Help Avoid These 7 Mistakes

Posted by Intrigma on 3/21/16 11:00 AM


Is your organization still scheduling using spreadsheets? Or even pen and paper? A less sophisticated scheduling solution can’t handle all of the nuances of a challenging system. Learn how an efficient solution, like Intrigma Efficient Works, can handle the challenge, and even predict many mistakes before you even see them.

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Topics: Physician scheduling, Physician scheduling challenges, scheduling solution

How To Learn From Past Scheduling Challenges

Posted by Intrigma on 1/9/16 10:00 AM


This post is Part Two of our New Year, New Schedule series. Catch up with Part One here.

Many see the start of a new year as a chance to create New Year’s resolutions, aiming to rid themselves of a bad habit or develop good ones. As a scheduler, it’s a fresh start for you and your providers, and you should be resolved to learm from the scheduling challenges you faced over the past year.

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Topics: Physician scheduling during the holidays, Physician scheduling challenges, New Year, New Schedule series