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Slideshow: Healthcare Executives Eye Efficiency
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The current financial state of healthcare is forcing leaders to finds ways to cut costs, while maintaining a level of efficiency that will keep their organizations in good standing. Four healthcare leaders discuss some of the most effective cost-reduction efforts their organization has implemented.

Staffing is one way for healthcare leaders to focus on cost. Kris Zimmer, Senior VP of Finance at SSM Health Care, says that technology plays a big part in managing their staffing costs. By utilizing predictive modeling, it is easier to determine the correct amount of staff to match his organization’s fluctuating patient flow.