HealthReport overview and evolutions in the
numerous mergers undergone by the sector, Belgium still boasts just over
100 hospitals, all confronted with a need for better
structured and more integrated information.
cost-cutting policy led by the government over the last few years has
nonetheless made balancing finances one
of the biggest concerns for hospital management. Pressure on the
national health insurance system is forcing the public authorities to
place new budgetary restrictions on healthcare institutions.
this highly regulated background, hospitals also have to deal with challenges
between new financial resources and new developments
shift in focus towards the patient, the disease and healthcare
need for transparency, clear objectives and increased responsibility;
assertive patients, with a more critical approach in terms of the
choice of establishments available to them
environment open to communication and performance measurement,
supported by the latest computer technology.
addition, all decision-making information is stored in isolated
systems, preventing a global visibility of data.
therefore find themselves being hampered in their various activities by
a high level of handling complexity.
is therefore in the interests of all departments and strategy managers
to apply management methods and solutions if they want, firstly, to
reduce the level of handling complexity and, secondly, to rethink the
healthcare process, since these ensure:
allocation of the resources available
more patient-focused policy.
requirements of these healthcare institutions
have clearly evolved. Forcea meets these requirements, by helping these
a better structured and more integrated decision-making information
and facilitate the use and circulation of decision-making information
improve the service provided to patients and optimise use of resources.
solution gives hospitals the means to increase their competitive edge
and guarantee better control of their decision-making information.