Physician Practice & Clinics Operations Improvement

Situation Aspirus Physician Practice and Clinics (“Aspirus”) is the medical group operated by the Aspirus system, a non-profit, community-directed Wisconsin health system. Aspirus network membership includes more than 300 physicians and 75 Advanced Practice Providers, 8 hospitals and 48 specialties. In 2013, Aspirus was losing money, and patient access issues hurt the bottom line. Although… Read More

Wisconsin Health System Integration

Situation A non-profit, community-directed Wisconsin health system included eight hospitals, outpatient clinics, post-acute care and high-quality affiliated physicians. Although one system, the entities mainly operated independently with limited interactions and cooperation between the facilities. The system recognized the need to offer high quality, well-coordinated and cost effective care to patients through improved system integration. Solution… Read More