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Beyond the spreadsheet

Spreadsheets struggle with the demands of modern NHS planning: complex clinical pathways, the impact of medicine on surgery, and waiting time trajectories. And even if you could solve all that, what would operational managers make of it?

Treat more patients for less money

Here are three practical things you need to do to make it happen.

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Blog posts

Major upgrade to Gooroo Planner: patient-level data

  • November 5th, 2014

  • by Rob Findlay

This major upgrade to Gooroo Planner makes make it much easier to create, update and automate comprehensive capacity models, especially around week-by-week planning and theatre capacity.

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Planning healthcare in the ultimate detail

  • January 22nd, 2015

  • by Rob Findlay

You can already plan next year's capacity in one big lump. And you can break that plan down week by week. Now you can go even further, and model it patient by patient.

How to work out your waiting time trajectories accurately

  • October 6th, 2016

  • by Rob Findlay

Long-wait trajectories are easy to ask for, and surprisingly hard to calculate. But with a skilful model and a bit of luck, you could achieve precision planning for your trajectories. In this longer read we go deep into the detail.