A new report from Syntellis Performance Solutions reveals that although inpatient volumes are beginning to return to and even surpass pre-pandemic levels, pediatric, maternal and newborn departments lag by 2.9 percent when compared to June 2019. The report, Syntellis Performance Trends, analyzes data from more than 1,000 hospitals and 135,000+ physicians from over 10,000 practices and 139 specialty categories.
Key findings from Syntellis Performance Trends include:
- Imaging services saw a robust increase in procedures compared to 2020, outpacing national hospital averages
- Orthopedics and inpatient and outpatient physical therapy have experienced strong recovery in terms of patient volumes and expenses
- Pediatric and mother/baby nursing services continue to see slow recovery compared to other nursing departments, a continuation of the trend revealed in data comparing May 2019 to May 2021
- Syntellis Peformance Trends: https://www.syntellis.com/resources/report/healthcare-market-analysis-which-departments-are-thriving-1