What’s Holding Back Your Healthcare Organization’s Total Value Analysis Program and How to Fix It

By Robert Yokl | August 15, 2017 | Comments Off on What’s Holding Back Your Healthcare Organization’s Total Value Analysis Program and How to Fix It

Most hospitals, systems, and IDNs have a value analysis program, but what is holding them back from having a Total…

Don’t Waste Your Time, Money, or Resources Any Longer: 4 Tools or Techniques You Need to Reach Your Healthcare Supply Chain Goals & Objectives

By Robert Yokl | August 8, 2017 | Comments Off on Don’t Waste Your Time, Money, or Resources Any Longer: 4 Tools or Techniques You Need to Reach Your Healthcare Supply Chain Goals & Objectives

We find that healthcare supply chain leaders are looking for the magic bullet that will enable them, with their limited…

Master the Art of Measurement in Healthcare Supply Chain Management with These Six Tips

By Robert Yokl | August 1, 2017 | Comments Off on Master the Art of Measurement in Healthcare Supply Chain Management with These Six Tips

I’m sure that most of us have heard the term, “What is measured happens,” but have we mastered this art…

Finally, Automation Tools Are Here to Cut Out Your Healthcare Supply Chain’s Busywork, Inexactitude, and Guesswork

By Robert Yokl | July 25, 2017 | Comments Off on Finally, Automation Tools Are Here to Cut Out Your Healthcare Supply Chain’s Busywork, Inexactitude, and Guesswork

When it comes to creating, managing, and controlling your supply chain operations, automation is the key. This ensures that your…

40% of All Supply Chain Employees Are Assigned Primarily to Purchase Services to Close the Savings Gap in This Category of Purchase

By Robert Yokl | July 18, 2017 | Comments Off on 40% of All Supply Chain Employees Are Assigned Primarily to Purchase Services to Close the Savings Gap in This Category of Purchase

A new study by CAPS Research states that 40% of all supply chain employees are assigned primarily to purchase services…

Apply These 3 Secret Tools & Techniques to Improve Your Healthcare Strategic Value Analysis to Up Your VA Game

By Robert Yokl | July 12, 2017 | Comments Off on Apply These 3 Secret Tools & Techniques to Improve Your Healthcare Strategic Value Analysis to Up Your VA Game

If you are thinking about starting, restarting, or refreshing your value analysis program there is no better way to do…

Think of Your Healthcare Organization’s Value Analysis Process, Not Its Workflow, as the Secret to Your Ongoing VA Success

By Robert Yokl | June 27, 2017 | Comments Off on Think of Your Healthcare Organization’s Value Analysis Process, Not Its Workflow, as the Secret to Your Ongoing VA Success

Most healthcare organizations’ value analysis leadership think of their value analysis process as their VA meeting’s workflow (i.e., the sequence…

A More Effective Way to Get More Productivity Out of Your Healthcare Value Analysis Teams

By Robert Yokl | June 20, 2017 | Comments Off on A More Effective Way to Get More Productivity Out of Your Healthcare Value Analysis Teams

We would estimate that 80% of all hospitals, systems, and IDNs have established value analysis teams or committees, which is…

Implementing Your Healthcare Total Value Analysis Model Doesn’t Need to be Difficult

By Robert Yokl | June 13, 2017 | Comments Off on Implementing Your Healthcare Total Value Analysis Model Doesn’t Need to be Difficult

In this age of healthcare cost reduction, cost containment, and reinvention, your value analysis program needs to do more than…

Apply These 4 Secret Techniques to Improve Your Healthcare Technology Value Analysis Assessments

By Robert Yokl | June 6, 2017 | Comments Off on Apply These 4 Secret Techniques to Improve Your Healthcare Technology Value Analysis Assessments

The costliest mistakes we have seen that are made by technology value analysis teams are those involving the value justifications…