Case costing is an essential process that helps ensure an ASC gets paid enough to cover its expenses and make a profit. Case costing can also help with a number of other key ASC processes. But the value of case costing and its ability to support improvement efforts are diminished when case costing data is missing information or is difficult and time-consuming to calculate. Enter analytics.
The use of analytics can allow ASCs to take case costing to a higher level — one that brings with it better accuracy of costing data and enhanced value of the data to support improvement efforts throughout the center.