Facility name: North Austin Medical Center
Location: AUSTIN, TX
Project type: Acute Care
Project number: 0822400025
Lesson Learned number: 127
Lesson Learned/Best Practice
Keep lead time for OFE items in mind when planning projects. Typical 120 day lead time should be considered during initial planning phase. Notification to equipment vendors needs improvement for coordination with construction schedule.
Suggested Actions for Future Projects
Notification of construction kickoff to equipment vendors needs improvement for coordination of long lead time items with construction schedule. Include OFE vendors in initial schedule development.