There are many benefits, both qualitative and quantitative, to a properly-structured and well-managed Emergency Medicine Program.  The Keystone Team structures our EM services with the following performance goals at the forefront:

  • Effective recruitment and retention of high caliber physicians as well as a strong Medical Director
  • Emergency Department throughput enhancement (both ED & Inpatient)
  • Collaboration between ED and other ancillary departments to impact throughput
  • Alignment of Keystone’s goals and metrics with the hospital’s to maximize a positive impact
  • Implementation of patient satisfaction best practices including Studer principals, Lean and incentivizing physician on results
  • Volume growth
  • ED revenue enhancement
  • Implementation of Lean and other EM best practices
  • A Variety of quality improvements