The Top 3 Mistakes Healthcare Maintenance Teams Make When Implementing a CMMS

The Top 3 Mistakes Healthcare Maintenance Teams Make When Implementing a CMMS

The benefits of a CMMS for a healthcare facility or hospital are undeniable. From faster response rates, to less critical-asset downtime, to more preventive maintenance, CMMS helps healthcare maintenance pros proactively manage requests, inventory and assets for better patient care.

In our recently released 2017 State of CMMS Report, we asked 1,000+ maintenance pros about their daily operations, how they use CMMS and the return on investment (ROI) they’ve seen from CMMS implementation. Many healthcare maintenance professionals weighed in, and what we found may surprise you.

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Top 6 Maintenance KPIs & How to Measure with a CMMS

When it comes to measuring success, there’s nothing more important than setting measurable benchmarks and defining key performance indicators (KPIs).

For maintenance professionals, measuring key metrics is made easier with computerized maintenance management software (CMMS). Use a CMMS to visualize KPIs with custom dashboards, so maintenance professionals can get a sense of how well the organization is (or isn’t) hitting its targets.

So what should you measure? Use a CMMS KPI dashboard to measure impact on high-level, bottom-line business goals or get as detailed as you can with metrics on specific asset types in terms of brand performance comparisons (do certain TVs really outlive others?). Consider KPIs that track asset lifetime health, labor productivity, inventory investments and more. With a CMMS, maintenance professionals can measure asset performance across a variety of KPIs. Continue reading

New Report Reveals Groundbreaking CMMS ROI Statistics from 1,000 Maintenance Professionals [Webinar Recap]

Is your maintenance management program certified for success? If the answer is yes—you’re already reaping the benefits of work order tracking, preventive maintenance, asset management and more. If the answer is no, it’s time to consider a better maintenance management strategy.

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How to Save Millions on Maintenance Costs with a CMMS [New Data]

How do you produce better maintenance outcomes?

New data we discovered from polling 1,000+ maintenance professionals has the answer. According to the new 2017 State of the CMMS Report, users with high levels of preventive maintenance save millions on costs each and every year. The survey responses come from approximately 1,000 maintenance professionals across 10 major industries. The majority of them work in maintenance daily or support those who do. And their answers to our questions illuminate the secret to successful maintenance operations:

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Maintenance Connection Announces Next Evolution of CMMS Platform

Maintenance Connection, an industry leader in Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) software technology, announced the availability of the latest iteration of its CMMS platform, Version 8.0. With this release, Maintenance Connection is aiming to help organizations address the growing demand for a robust CMMS platform that provides real-time data, intuitive reporting options, and the mobile flexibility that today’s modern enterprise needs.

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