Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) is a common chronic medical condition that is associated with complications and high mortality rates. This CHF analytic clinical solution will provide the necessary data elements clinically recommended to treat CHF exacerbation.
Congestive heart failure occurs when the heart function is unable to provide sufficient blood flow to the body. CHF hospital visits incur 4.4% mortality and 60% readmission rate. 5.1 million people in the United States have heart failure and about half die within five years of diagnosis.
This solution utilizes analytics to actually affect patient quality of care and clinical outcomes. It enables the business and clinicians to access appropriate information at appropriate times resulting in reductions in CHF mortality, length of stay, and administration improvements to timely measurements and follow-up appointments.
Congestive Heart Failure Benefits
Care path optimization
Best practice alert management
Complication avoidance and management
Time to Diuertic and BNP are key metrics
Echos, Urine analysis etc. helps reducing cost
Daily weight management in an acute setting helps manage the disease better
Follow-up before discharge within 7 days helps lowering readmission's
This CHF analytic clinical solution will provide the necessary data elements clinically recommended to treat CHF exacerbation. The program tracks the times of which medical interventions are performed. This data will help to identify potential barriers and trends in treatment plans once CHF exacerbation treatment begins. The improvement of CHF exacerbation treatment workflows impacts notable hospital KPI’s such as length of stay, readmissions, and mortality rates.