Patient scheduling

The Patient Scheduling team is working to standardize scheduling activities within the Cerner Scheduling Application. Their focus is on enhancing access and flow for patients, providers, and health care professionals within the overall clinical and systems transformation.

This team is made up of business analysts, application analysts, and Cerner experts.

The team is responsible for defining scheduling needs in relation to new and existing patients. This includes establishing the processes for new requests, wait list management and prioritization, scheduling, and effective coordination. This will improve communication and ensure accurate patient scheduling and the appropriate use of resources to reduce bottlenecks and downtime.

Additional team responsibilities include finalizing scheduling workflows and integrating functionality with the Oncology and Ambulatory solutions.