How creating healthy auctions for post-acute care helps reduce hospital costs

How creating healthy auctions for post-acute care helps reduce hospital costs

  • Linda Kulhanek

    Chief Financial Officer

    "Aidin helped us completely rethink our relationship with the post acute market. By creating healthy auctions for each care transition we quickly achieved our financial and quality goals."


Houston Methodist Hospital located in Houston Texas is an internationally recognized quaternary care center providing care to over 37,000 inpatients annually.


Houston Methodist Hospital faced acute capacity challenges on a daily basis. Hospital leaders knew that streamlining patient transitions would create the inpatient capacity necessary to better serve their growing community.


Houston Methodist contracted with Aidin to use its care transition management tool across the entire hospital. Hospital staff used Aidin to create healthy auctions for post acute care. Post acute providers responded faster than ever before and were evaluated in real-time by Aidin. Aidin provided staff and patients with quality performance summaries at the bedside. Staff and patients made more rapid and informed decisions on where to receive care.



Reduced cost

Using Aidin, Houston Methodist reduced costs by $3.2M annually

1.6 Day

Reduced LOS

1.6 day reduction in inpatient length of stay


Placement time

Reduced total staff time to place patient with post acute care to 15 minutes


Post-acute providers

Capturing real-time performance data on over 900 post-acute providers in the Houston Market

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