Perioperative transformation: How CommonSpirit is uniting technology + change management and delivering major ROI

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2024 | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CT

The operating room holds powerful, economic significance — just one minute of OR time can be worth more than $100 and a minute of block time up to $50,000. Maximizing OR efficiency and optimization are vital to maintain the financial stability of health systems. But in today's complex healthcare environment, efforts to resolve operational challenges often fail or aren't sustainable.

Join us live to learn how CommonSpirit Health (Chicago) combined key technology, processes and change management expertise to transform surgical operations, as well as the strategy that delivered an ROI of $40 million across the health system.

You'll see how this dynamic approach is empowering organizations to achieve:
  • Greater than 16x in ROI
  • 9% increase in staff room utilization
  • 153% increase in blocks released
  • Enhanced patient, staff and surgeon satisfaction


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Brian Dawson

MSN, RN-BC, CNOR, CSSM, System VP of Perioperative Services, CommonSpirit Health

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Sanjeev Agrawal, MS

Former President and Chief Operating Officer, LeanTaaS