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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]