Doctor Procedure Card Optimization

Doctor Procedure Card Optimization

Empiric Health has built service offerings that support the overall success of reducing unwarranted clinical variation, improving outcomes and the affordability of surgery.

Empiric’s team of experts can support our clients by optimizing Doctor Procedure Cards (DPCs) – improving accuracy and management. Optimization may include reducing the volume and standardizing layout and naming conventions, improving nursing documentation, and establishing an ongoing process for updated and maintenance.

✓ Reduce volume and standardize cards
✓ Reduce gap in documentation
✓ Establish a management process
✓ Implement a training plan

✓ Conduct a variance analysis
✓ Implement quick hits
✓ Implement DPC Manager tool, as needed*

The cost of outdated preference cards can be as much as 40% of your operating room supplies and equipment spend!