• Justin Wampach, founder of Call Scheduler, & VP of Scheduling Division

    Free On-Call Scheduling Software? – Scheduling

    Medical Groups should be providing valuable tools for physicians to use, for free, to create maintain, and communicate their on-call and work schedules. Physicians should have access to free tools to use to do their job. Free to the physicians,...

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  • Justin Wampach, founder of Call Scheduler, & VP of Scheduling Division

    The On-Call Schedule Calendar is More Than a Calendar – Scheduling

    When I began my career at Adjuvant, I needed to find my passion for the industry. How the hell do you find a passion for creating, maintaining, and publishing call schedules? I will be honest, it took me a while....

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  • Justin Wampach, founder of Call Scheduler, & VP of Scheduling Division

    What’s Contributing to Physician On-Call Burnout? – Scheduling

    Are physicians being asked to do too much?  How different is the workload today than it was 40 years ago?  What contributes to physicians getting burned out?  These types of questions are being asked across the United States by medical...

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  • Justin Wampach, founder of Call Scheduler, & VP of Scheduling Division

    Managing Physician On-Call Changes Through Policy – Scheduling

    It’s 10:30 p.m. on a Tuesday evening, you’re the Obstetrician on-call at your local memorial hospital and you start feeling ill. You call one of your partners and they graciously agreed to cover the rest of your on-call duty until...

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  • Justin Wampach, founder of Call Scheduler, & VP of Scheduling Division

    Budgeting for a Hospital On-Call Management System – Scheduling

    This is the next part of a four-part series about Hospital on-call management systems. In our first post titled "How hospitals transition from binders to the web" we learned about the problem discovery process. This is where we discovered and...

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  • Justin Wampach, founder of Call Scheduler, & VP of Scheduling Division

    Creating the Call Schedule is Like Picking-Up Dog Poop – Scheduling

    I have had a dog or dogs in my life ever since I was a young child.  My parents were always very fond of miniature schnauzers.  When I was a child one of my earliest responsibilities was to clean-up after...

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  • Justin Wampach, founder of Call Scheduler, & VP of Scheduling Division

    Is outsourcing the call schedule becoming a trend? – Scheduling

    Administrators in the healthcare industry are facing increasing pressure to reign in operating costs and improve overall operational efficiency. This is driving clinics to more frequently consider and aggressively deploy alternative models (such as business process outsourcing (BPO) to deliver...

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  • Justin Wampach, founder of Call Scheduler, & VP of Scheduling Division

    8 Ways On Call Physicians Can Get Cited With an EMTALA Violation – Scheduling

    There are a lot of good resources regarding EMTALA and on-call. MedLaw Attorney Stephen Frew published an article about "...common practices that will get on-call physicians cited" here are some great excerpts from that article. If an on-call Doctor is...

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  • Justin Wampach, founder of Call Scheduler, & VP of Scheduling Division

    You’re Managing My On-Call Schedule With a 3-Ring-Binder? – Scheduling

    Out-of-date hospitals manage on-call for the Doctors with binders whereas modern hospitals manage on-call for their Doctors customers using technology. If you are a specialty provider such as a Cardiologist or OB/GYN Doctor, what type of service do your patients...

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