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The True Benefits of Benchmarking in Healthcare by Britton Connell





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The True Benefits of Benchmarking in Healthcare


 
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A benchmark is a standard in which you will compare one thing to another in order to determine your overall progress. Benchmarking in healthcare is of the utmost importance because it will allow you to see how you compare to other companies, what your true costs are, and how you can make an impact in the overall state of your employees’ health.

You will be able to benchmark a variety of different things in healthcare. This includes:

  • the costs of healthcare
  • the number of people affected by the wellness programs
  • the quality of life of your employees
  • the return on investment
Additionally, you will want to consider benchmarking in healthcare from one quarter to the next, current year over prior year, and how your company stacks up against other companies within your industry. Remember that your employees are going to consider other companies throughout the year in order to obtain the most benefits. If there is another company out there offering better benefits, you may lose some of your best employees because of not benchmarking in healthcare effectively.

How will you compare the costs of healthcare?

With benchmarking in healthcare, you can use a visual dashboard in order to look at all of your costs, laid out easily online. All of the healthcare data you have can easily be stored online, allowing you to browse through the financials whenever you choose to do so. Depending upon the report you choose to run, you can compare numbers against last year, last quarter or any other set of numbers that you wish. Online healthcare reporting will allow you to see your progress in terms of reducing the overall cost of healthcare – as well as to reduce such things as overpayment. You can also control healthcare costs.

How will you test the effectiveness of programs?

When you begin benchmarking in healthcare, you can begin to gather statistics for the different healthcare programs that you operate. This will allow you to see how many people are in the program, what the costs are and what the state of everyone’s health is. You will be able to make changes to the program and continue to run the program as you need. Once you have a benchmark to go by, you can see if your changes are making the headway you anticipate – or if you are going in a direction that you don’t want to be.

How will you see an ROI?

Everyone wants a strong return on investment and when you start benchmarking in healthcare, you can make the impact you need to get the return on all of your healthcare investments. Whether you are self-funding your healthcare, you have various wellness programs or even employee incentive programs, you have to track your progress – and this is why it’s important to have benchmarks along the way.

Ultimately, benchmarking in healthcare is going to help you make the progress you need in a timely manner. You want to make sure you are heading in the right direction and doing so on a particular schedule.

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