Make the best use of your endoscopic capabilities.

The Cleveland Clinic Digestive Disease & Surgery Institute (DDSI) can help you.

Our team of highly qualified gastroenterologists, surgeons, administrative personnel and compliance experts can do a comprehensive review of your endoscopy program and show you how to improve outcomes and lower costs. Our services include operational knowledge of the full range of advanced endoscopy equipment and its reprocessing.

DDSI Advisory Services can help you with training, clinical operations, finance and marketing:

Finance

  • Service line revenue optimization
  • Billing/coding
  • Accounts Payable
  • Cash management
  • Financial reporting

Marketing

  • Facility marketing program
  •  Physician recruitment
  • Center brochures and logo
  • Direct mail campaigns to providers
  • Press releases
  • Email campaigns
  • Intranet portal
  • Advertising presence in professional journals
  • Design/layout
  • Social media
  • Leveraging professional relationships
  • Exhibition at professional meetings
  • Industry partnerships

Training

  • Endoscope reprocessing and accreditation
  • Procedure-based nursing (endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, endoscopic ultrasound, endoscopic submucosal dissection, balloon-assisted enteroscopy)
  • Endoscopy nurse manager preparation
  • Endoscope management (tracking, quality, cleaning)
  • Continuing medical education course development
  • Clinical Operations
  • Clinical integration
  • Management of multisite operations
  • Physician privileging & credentialing
  • Continuous quality improvement and best practices
  • Benchmarking across 30+ ambulatory surgery centers
  • Licensure & accreditation surveys
  • Recruitment & onboarding/training
  • Monitor & support compliance
  • Quality assurance benchmarking
  • Clinical improvement programs

 


Experience and Reputation

Cleveland Clinic’s Digestive Disease and Surgery Institute is regarded as one of the top digestive disease programs in the country offering a fully integrated model of care aimed at optimizing the patient experience. U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Hospitals” survey has ranked Cleveland Clinic No. 2 in the nation for gastroenterology and GI surgery since 2003.

For more information, please call 216.445.3766 or email tuckers2@ccf.org.