Thibodaux’s Care Transformation teams focus on the triple aim-improving quality of care, reducing cost, and improving patient experience. The labor and delivery team found unwanted variation in cost of care for uncomplicated vaginal deliveries and cesarean deliveries. They established cost quality goals, redesigned workflow, standardized supplies, and shared provider-specific performance data achieving results, while maintaining 99th percentile patient satisfaction ranking.
$612,923 projected annual cost savings for uncomplicated vaginal deliveries and cesarean deliveries.
26% relative improvement in compliance with favorable induction protocol.
35% relative reduction in nulliparous cesarean rate.