Key Performance Indicators are measurements of how successful you are at meeting your business objectives. Each business has a few high level performance indicators that can either reassure you that you are on track or prompt you to dig a little deeper if you’re not quite meeting your goals. These are called Key Performance Indicators.
In healthcare there are a few standard things that you need to watch. Since KPI’s are intended to be a “quick glance” – data should be readily available and only detailed enough to prompt you to look for answers if you are not on the track.