Fulcrum Methods is a proficiency development company focused on the health care industry. We license, implement and train on methodologies that manage information technology and change management initiatives.
“ Wherever I work in IT, I will use them (Fulcrum Methods). I will use them because they work so well. In the six years I have been here, we have planned and implemented 16 major installs and every one has made the budget and go-live of the original plan.”
Tim Tarnowski, CIO/Vice President
Columbus Regional Hospital
At Fulcrum Methods, we concentrate on effective execution of information technology and change management initiatives. Our approach delivers immediate value to health care organizations while developing sustained core competencies and proficiency.
“ Fulcrum VSM has helped us navigate through the complexities of our vendor selection and acquisition and guided us toward the product that best met our goals and needs. In the process, it educated our project team members on product capabilities, industry best practices and alternative implementation scenarios to maximize our benefits and limit our costs and risks.”
Katherine Sorenson, Vice President Practice Management
John Muir Physician Network
Walnut Creek, CA
We are a community of over 500 licensed Fulcrum Methods users, influencing 10,000 health care professionals who daily oversee thousands of complex initiatives, made simple.
METHODOLOGY — Hundreds of valuable, versatile documents, spreadsheets, presentations, diagrams, etc. that are customizable to your organization’s specific needs, including:
Work Plans The core of a Fulcrum Method, each work plan is subject matter specific and includes pre-established dependencies, durations, deliverables, resource estimates and quality control checkpoints.
Guidebooks Each Fulcrum Method comes with a Guidebook, a step-by-step “How To” manual, for completing individual work plan tasks. Steps also include detailed instructions for utilizing Fulcrum Method tools, sample deliverables and templates as well as useful tips for successful execution.
Sample Deliverables Documents, spreadsheets, presentations and database templates required for successful execution. Tools are included for governance, control, reporting, risk management, daily management and oversight. Sample deliverables include process charts, committee charters, analysis spreadsheets, request for proposals, final deliverables, design and testing forms, and issue tracking logs.
Training Materials Extensive training materials designed for quickly mastering the Fulcrum Methods.