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Contact our Media Team

December 14th, 2015|

With 3 million physician shift hours managed monthly, Lightning Bolt Solutions is an expert on hospital operations and the medical workforce. Email media@lightning-bolt.com to speak with an expert about the latest healthcare management trends or to request a speaker for […]

Webinar: Measuring a Healthy Shift Schedule

August 1st, 2017|

Moderated by Dr. Nick van Terheyden, Lightning Bolt Solutions’ clinical balance advisory board discusses ways to measure a healthy shift schedule, focusing on questions such as:

What makes a shift schedule healthy for both patients and physicians?
How do we measure and quantify a […]

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Lightning Bolt in Becker’s Hospital Review: AI’s impact on the hospital of the future

July 27th, 2017|

What is the hospital of the future? How will industry trends and challenges of today impact how healthcare organizations care for patients in a hundred years? Becker’s Hospital Review recently spoke with 45 healthcare professionals, including hospital executives, physicians, and […]

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Lightning Bolt in Becker’s Hospital Review: The secret to avoiding summer shift scheduling mayhem

July 13th, 2017|

Summer is officially here and many physicians are taking vacations to enjoy the sun, spend time with family, and relieve stress — all major benefits for reducing burnout. However, it’s a time of year that can prove nightmarish for schedulers […]

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Lightning Bolt in Becker’s Spine Review: The future of AI in healthcare

May 22nd, 2017|

The future of artificial intelligence in healthcare knows no limits, according to 10 leaders in healthcare and IT. AI is set to have a lasting impact on some of the industry’s toughest challenges as it becomes more and more integrated […]

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Lightning Bolt in TechRepublic: Flex hours help make tech workplaces less stressful

April 17th, 2017|

The tech industry has a reputation for being filled with workaholics whose day-to-day is far from resembling work-life balance. But the good news is some tech industry leaders are instituting simple practices to help their employees de-stress and make room […]

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Lightning Bolt in H&HN: How WakeMed abandoned manual scheduling to boost physician satisfaction

March 28th, 2017|

WakeMed Health & Hospitals, an 870-bed health system in North Carolina, has transitioned away from manual shift scheduling to an automated process in the last five years, reaping the benefits along the way. Shifting away from a manual process began […]

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Lightning Bolt in HIStalk: What can health leaders learn from retail about on-call scheduling?

March 20th, 2017|

Can hospital operations leaders learn from the retail industry’s mistakes when it comes to on-call scheduling? In a recent article from HIStalk, Lightning Bolt founder and CEO Suvas Vajracharya, Ph.D., explains that on-call scheduling in many industries is becoming obsolete, […]

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AAP Experience 2017

March 5th, 2017|

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 2017 National Conference & Exhibition provides over 350 educational sessions including practical hands-on learning and networking in addition to the largest pediatric technical exhibit of its kind. Lightning Bolt will be proudly attending the annual […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Lightning Bolt Ranked No. 1 in 2017 Best in KLAS Report for First-ever Physician Scheduling Category

February 7th, 2017|

KLAS brings transparency with new category for health technology that optimizes medical staff work schedules

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – February 7, 2017 – KLAS has awarded Lightning Bolt Solutions, the optimization innovator in physician shift scheduling, the 2017 Category Leader for […]

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Lightning Bolt in TechRepublic: Work-life balance tips from the tech industry’s C-suite

February 3rd, 2017|

TechRepublic recently spoke with C-suite members in the tech industry to understand how they maintain work-life balance in both their personal lives and the businesses they run. Among them was Lightning Bolt Solutions founder and CEO Suvas Vajracharya who discusses […]