John's, the hospital implemented performance/comparison benchmarking in late 2002 to establish goals, measure progress, report on its progress and take the necessary corrective action when needed.
John's receives its benchmarking data from Solucient, an Illinois-based provider of healthcare business intelligence; St.
KINSTREY: The industry typically uses benchmarking as a way of comparing mills.
EDGAR: Benchmarking is a process whereby people working on a machine determine critical variables in the papermaking process.
The kind of benchmarking
that will have the greatest impact on physician practices is not based on financial retrospectives of cost centers or cost-per-case numbers.
- focuses primarily on market share and segment, plant capacity, revenue mix and company profitability.
is a very powerful tool, when you go to upper management with a presentation of your results, you should be prepared to take action.
TPI believes that shorter-duration contracts should not be encumbered with Benchmarking
provisions, as the competitive evaluation process serves as an effective test of market pricing.
Launched as a pilot program in 2005, the ASUG/SAP Benchmarking
program originally included ongoing studies in the areas of Human Capital Management, Finance, and Supplier Relationship Management & Procurement.
Traditionally, larger and more sophisticated practices have used benchmarking
to enhance financial performance.
CompTIA Customer Loyalty Benchmark - Measurement and benchmarking
of customer loyalty for manufacturers and service providers in the computing hardware sector.
This publication leverages the APQC Open Standards Benchmarking
Collaborative(SM) (OSBC) research, which helps executives and managers benchmark within their industry and with best-in-class organizations.
BOSTON -- AberdeenGroup, the leading provider of fact-based research and advisory services for global technology and value chain executives, and APQC, the leading nonprofit provider of financial and value chain benchmarking
and research, announce a strategic alliance to provide benchmarking
and best practices research and services to Global 5000 businesses and public sector firms.
Every processor submitted for EEMBC(R) benchmarking
is tested for parameters representing different workloads and capabilities in communications, networking, consumer, office automation, automotive/industrial, embedded Java and microcontroller-related applications.
The Hackett Group, an Answerthink company (Nasdaq:ANSR) today launched a new Web portal that streamlines and speeds up the benchmarking
process for organizations that collect data from multiple locations.