Physician and Staff Scheduling Technology

Increase patient access. Improve work-life balance.


PerfectServe’s acquisition of Lightning Bolt Solutions, an AI-optimized physician and staff scheduling technology, builds upon its strategy to unify the entire care team across the continuum and integrate the necessary components for a true collaboration platform. Lightning Bolt creates balanced and efficient workforces through optimized scheduling and manages more than 3 million shift hours each month.

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Optimized Schedules That Meet Patient Demand

With Lightning Bolt, you can optimize schedules that consider different clinicians’ productivity and specialization as well as availability and preferences. This ensures delivery of the right care at the right time from the right provider.

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Work-Life Balance

Take advantage of three technology best practices to ensure optimal coverage while preventing physician burnout: schedule physicians fairly, provide control, and deliver ongoing analysis and optimization.


“Any software can make a schedule, but Lightning Bolt’s software generates a schedule that’s optimized for the unique needs of each of the providers.”

– Dr. Kenneth Serio
Scheduling Physician, Scripps Medical Group, La Jolla, CA

How UK HealthCare transformed their shift scheduling with Lightning Bolt

Hospitals, health networks, and physician practices across the country are using Lightning Bolt’s sophisticated physician scheduling technology to optimize operations. UK HealthCare’s hospitalist division rebuilt their shift scheduling process and on-call scheduling software with Lightning Bolt, with the following results:

  • 82% reduction in time spent managing schedules annually
  • 99.7% approval rate for time-off requests
  • 100% approval rate for major holiday requests

See the difference a balanced schedule can make for your healthcare operations.

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