Medical errors are now the third leading cause of death in the United States according to a May 2016 study by researchers at Johns Hopkins University. This jarring statistic can be linked back to a lack of process control, communication, and accountability among health professionals at various stages of the care continuum.
Appian's business process management software (BPM) can help your organization improve patient safety management and assist in reducing medical mistakes by:
- Holding employees accountable
- Providing checks and balances that decrease life-threatening errors
- Streamlining the process for treating patients in a responsible and effective manner
This perspective considers challenges facing the healthcare industry and describes how a digital overlay can assist healthcare providers with patient safety management.
Download this complimentary Executive Perspective to see how Appian can help your healthcare organization lower their risk, and increase patient safety.