When facility improvements are required, there are key design concepts that can help support throughput and patient satisfaction. But before an organization decides to increase capacity through investment in additional space, steps should be taken to maximize the use of what currently exists. By increasing the utilization and operational efficiency of the current space, improved patient throughput can significantly increase revenue, strengthen patient satisfaction, and reduce wait times. This can help an organization achieve significant cost savings, including precious capital resources.
This paper highlights both operational and design best practices for infusion centers that will help increase overall infusion performance.