Baton Rouge, Louisiana Founded in 1968, private, non-profit, independent
LICENSED HOSPITAL BEDS: 168
LICENSED NICU BEDS: 72
ANNUAL SURGERIES: 7,510
ANNUAL BIRTHS: 8,720, ranked 17th in the country in total births
VENDOR REPS: 681 total with up to 40 visits daily, averaging 3 visits daily
FACILITY: Five-story hospital building, with a single access point for entry/exit
“Cold shows” were disrupting the staff's time because the old vendor credentialing system lacked direct appointment request capabilities.
Poor to non-existent support for vendor reps.
Vendor credentialing process was time-consuming for Woman’s staff.
Existing system utilized outdated technology.
symplr vendor credentialing system with direct appointment request capability and symplrPass.
No more “cold shows” since vendor access depends on staff accepting appointment requests.
Quick, accurate responses to support queries boosts staff efficiency and comfort levels.
Vendor credentialing is now seamlessly managed and controlled.
Current technology improves monitoring, expedites vendor check-in, frees up hospital staff.