Service Line Data Signs®: Analytics for Healthcare Providers

Service Line Data Signs® is an easy-to-use analytics tool that gives healthcare providers the ability to view encounter and claims data grouped by service line at both an executive summary and granular level.

By being able to visualize and drill down into specific datasets, healthcare providers can easily pinpoint controllable costs and revenue. They are also able to improve contract reimbursements and quickly make changes and decisions with confidence that can help propel them on their path to financial sustainability.

Key features of Service Line Data Signs

Many unique aspects to Service Line Data Signs help our clients discover, optimize and sustain opportunities for their organization to become financially healthy. Some of these unique features include:

Service Line Data Signs provides organizations with customizable, executive-level reports, dashboards and infographics that are easy to interpret and understand, providing quick summary-level insight into applicable business problems and questions.

Service Line Data Signs Tool

From the executive-level summary report or dashboard to margin reporting, organizations have the ability to conduct ad-hoc exploration to drill down into key performance indicators (KPIs), including:

  • Revenue-based KPIs: Total and average charges, payments and denials; admissions and discharges, etc.
  • Expense-based KPIs: Total and average supply costs, Rx costs, line item costs, etc.
  • Additional KPIs: Readmits, charge to reimbursement ratios, DRG downgrades, case mix index, etc.

Service Line Data Signs Tool

Service Line Data Signs utilizes various data sources to provide the most accurate understanding of the organization’s financial health. By including institutional datasets in our easy-to-use, one-stop-shop, organizations are able to drill down into:

  • service lines
  • primary diagnosis and procedural codes
  • attending and operating physician data
  • Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups (MS-DRGs)
  • information about payers and reimbursements

Reports and infographics from the summary level to the granular level can be easily shared with others throughout the organization. Users also have the ability to customize the homepage to quickly find their favorite views as well as create and save personal alerts for monitoring key KPIs and trends. With Service Line Data Signs’ user-friendly format, any user is able to easily find and visualize the data they are searching for.

Because Service Line Data Signs is meant for providers of all sizes, Baker Tilly can offer organizations a variable degree of support depending on each entity’s resources and needs. Whether your organization wants self-service use to Service Line Data Signs to evaluate, drill down and identify ways to minimize costs, or if you need an outside resource from Baker Tilly to do the heavy lifting so you can focus on your organization’s mission-critical tasks, we are here to help and customize our solutions to fit your needs.