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Top five moments from Users Summit 2017

In September, scheduling administrators, healthcare operations executives, and physicians from top medical facilities across the U.S. and Canada convened at the Lightning Bolt headquarters in South San Francisco for Users Summit 2017. The two-day event allowed clients to hear from […]

October 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Updated iOS app available now: Make requests directly from your iPhone

It’s easier than ever to request schedule changes using Lightning Bolt. The newly updated iOS app, available in the App Store now, streamlines the process of users submitting and administrators managing requests on-the-go. With the upcoming holiday season, this new […]

August 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Webinar: Measuring a Healthy Shift Schedule

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 […]

August 1st, 2017|0 Comments
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Lightning Bolt’s Best of 2016 (and what’s in store for 2017!)

2016 has proven to be a landmark year for Lightning Bolt Solutions — new team members, new buzz, new technology advancements. As we’re quickly approaching the beginning of a new year, let’s take a look back at Lightning Bolt’s Best […]

December 15th, 2016|0 Comments
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Reflecting on customer success during international Customer Service Week

This morning, like almost every other morning, I walked into my local coffee shop and was greeted with a smile. I exchanged a “Good morning” with my favorite barista, whose name I know and who knows mine. Before I finished […]

October 7th, 2016|0 Comments
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Lightning Bolt’s first annual Advisory Board Summit a ‘Giant’ win

Lightning Bolt hosted its first annual Advisory Board Summit in September, bringing together physician leaders to discuss the triple challenge currently facing healthcare: reducing physician burnout and improving patient access while also meeting business objectives. This challenge drives Lightning Bolt’s […]

October 5th, 2016|0 Comments
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Scheduling Season — the most stressful time of year for hospital operations leaders

When the temperature starts dropping each year, many healthcare professionals are anticipating the start of cold and flu season. Hospital operations leaders, however, are bracing for a busy season marked by compounding end-of-year physician shift scheduling demands.

Scheduling Season — or […]

September 21st, 2016|0 Comments
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Deepak Chopra leads focus on burnout and well-being at OMED 2016

Centered around the theme Renew Your Purpose, Renew Your Passion, the American Osteopathic Association (AOA) is encouraging members of the osteopathic community to take a step back from their hectic schedules to focus on renewal at OMED 2016 in Anaheim, […]

September 13th, 2016|0 Comments
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Lightning Bolt launches first-ever study of physician shift scheduling trends

In a first-ever study of physician shift scheduling trends, Lightning Bolt looked at data from 5,547 real department schedules representing departments in 57 specialties from across the country. To analyze the complexity of scheduling in each specialty, we gathered data […]

June 15th, 2016|0 Comments
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Lightning Bolt users go for gold in new training series

Knowledge is power, and knowledge is exactly what Lightning Bolt clients sought to gain on Friday, June 3, during our first user training event. Attendees from across the Bay Area made their way to Lightning Bolt headquarters for the daylong […]

June 9th, 2016|0 Comments