Baptish Health South Florida

Baptist Health Automates Accreditation with Business Intelligence

Quick facts

Organization: Baptist Health South Florida
Location: Miami, Florida
Number of Beds: 1,761
Solution: Diver Platform

The Challenge: Moving Forward with a Complex Accreditation Process

The Baptist Health Breast Center will be part of the new Miami Cancer Institute. The Breast Center wanted to pursue accreditation and certification early in the construction process. To do so, Baptist Health needed to show results for 11 measures for the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) and 36 metrics for certification from the National Quality Measures for Breast Centers. These measures and metrics were complex and it would be nearly impossible to manage these metrics manually. Baptist Health needed to automate them for successful accreditation.

    Baptist Health South Florida is a regional health system with six acute care hospitals, 19 urgent care and diagnostic centers and six ambulatory surgery centers. It has 15,000 employees and 2,200 physicians in all specialties. People from all over South Florida, the Caribbean and Latin America come to Baptist Health for world-class medical treatment.

    Baptist Health is currently building the Miami Cancer Institute, a state-of-the-art center that is scheduled to open in December 2016. This facility will bring all of Baptist Health’s cancer services under one roof, offering 305,000 square feet of clinical services and a 90,000 square foot research facility. It will also be the first cancer center in South Florida – and one of the few in the nation – to offer proton therapy to patients, which targets …