3 Ways to Safeguard That You’re Not Losing Your Hard-Earned Savings Dollars in any Given Year

By Robert Yokl | August 13, 2019 | Comments Off on 3 Ways to Safeguard That You’re Not Losing Your Hard-Earned Savings Dollars in any Given Year

Every supply chain professional loses sleep over where to find more price, standardization, and utilization savings for their healthcare organization’s…

3 Tips About Purchase Service You Can’t Afford to Miss

By Robert Yokl | August 6, 2019 | Comments Off on 3 Tips About Purchase Service You Can’t Afford to Miss

I’m sure you have realized that your purchase service buys are different from your supply purchases, since they are generally…

Three Human Factors That Are Essential to Grow Your Healthcare Supply Chain Technology’s Capabilities

By Robert Yokl | July 30, 2019 | Comments Off on Three Human Factors That Are Essential to Grow Your Healthcare Supply Chain Technology’s Capabilities

I hope you realize that technology is the enabler for growth, consistency and compliance in your healthcare supply chain business.…

4 Tips From Motorsports You Too Can Use In Your Own Pursuit of Supply Chain Excellence

By Robert Yokl | July 23, 2019 | Comments Off on 4 Tips From Motorsports You Too Can Use In Your Own Pursuit of Supply Chain Excellence

My son, Robert W. Yokl, VP of SVAH Solutions,  sent me an article the other day from BBC Sports about…

4 Healthcare Supply Chain Measurements That Almost Always Lead To Profitable Action

By Robert Yokl | July 16, 2019 | Comments Off on 4 Healthcare Supply Chain Measurements That Almost Always Lead To Profitable Action

Albert Einstein once said that “Not everything that can be counted counts,” which is another way of saying to be…

Podcast 48 – Ensuring You Achieve All Your Short & Long-Term Results

By Robert Yokl | July 16, 2019 | Comments Off on Podcast 48 – Ensuring You Achieve All Your Short & Long-Term Results

The old supply chain adage of getting the right product at the right price to the right customer at the…

4 Reasons Why Contract Management Systems Are Becoming Mission Critical

By Robert Yokl | July 9, 2019 | Comments Off on 4 Reasons Why Contract Management Systems Are Becoming Mission Critical
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In a recent Black Book survey 96% of CFOs, financial management and supply chain leaders stated they have no contract management system, are using all manual processes or have a system that is outdated and inadequate. Failing to have automated contract management systems is costing provider organizations $157 billion collectively each year, Black Book Reported.

3 Benefits of Moving Value Analysis Tasks to The Cloud

By Robert Yokl | July 2, 2019 | Comments Off on 3 Benefits of Moving Value Analysis Tasks to The Cloud
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We have watched the discipline of value analysis mature over the last few decades. Yet, it has been our observation…

3 Useful Data Analytics That Will Add Value To Your Healthcare Value Analysis Process

By Robert Yokl | June 25, 2019 | Comments Off on 3 Useful Data Analytics That Will Add Value To Your Healthcare Value Analysis Process

We are all looking for enhancements that will add value to our healthcare value analysis process without adding more time,…

Six Areas Where You Will Discover Savings at Every Point of Your Supply Chain Operations

By Robert Yokl | June 11, 2019 | Comments Off on Six Areas Where You Will Discover Savings at Every Point of Your Supply Chain Operations

There was an old story about a person who was always looking for gold in all the wrong places, until…