The average 1,500-bed hospital prints over 8 million pages per month, resulting in an average total spend of $3.8 million per year. This is in spite of the fact that hospital EHR systems are ideally reducing the need to print physical records, when in fact 60% of print volume originates from these systems.
There are steps that can be taken to improve a hospital's print environment efficiency:
- Know Your Opportunity
- Define, Align and Implement
- Capture, Analyze and Optimize
View our infographic below for more information on each of these steps.