Find Out How One of the Largest Cardiology Department in Canada Faced its Scheduling Challenges.
Scheduling for the pool of cardiologists who work at the Vancouver General Hospital and the St. Paul’s Hospital has been a highly complex challenge. Since the department is composed of 66 cardiologists deployed around the city in four different hospital sites, with almost 50 different types of shifts, finding a pragmatic solution was a priority.
This case study explains how the whole cardiology department of the Vancouver Coastal Health & Providence Health Care benefited from the automated scheduling solution: Petal Scheduling.
The document shows how digitizing physicians’ schedules helped an entire medical service to face its complex challenges. It discusses:
Automated scheduling tools saves us a lot of time and shift trades between cardiologists are now much easier. Now that we know the benefits of Petal Scheduling’s automated schedules, it is hard to imagine how we previously managed scheduling without an electronic tool like PetalMD.
Regional Cardiac Program Leader, Vancouver General Hospital