Hospital Value Analysis Analytics: The New Science of Savings

By Robert Yokl | August 21, 2018 | Comments Off on Hospital Value Analysis Analytics: The New Science of Savings

If you are honest with yourself, you know that your price and standardization savings are disappearing.  Yet, your healthcare organization…

3 Surefire Ways to Perform Evidence-Based Value Analysis

By Robert Yokl | August 14, 2018 | Comments Off on 3 Surefire Ways to Perform Evidence-Based Value Analysis

We have been hearing a lot about evidence-based value analysis in our hospital supply chain conferences and publications, yet there…

3 Actionable Tips on How to Increase Your Price Savings

By Robert Yokl | August 7, 2018 | Comments Off on 3 Actionable Tips on How to Increase Your Price Savings

All supply chain leaders are looking for the edge to increase their price savings, therefore, most believe that by joining…

5 Supply Chain Analytics to Give You a Valuable Edge

By Robert Yokl | July 31, 2018 | Comments Off on 5 Supply Chain Analytics to Give You a Valuable Edge

Analytics is more than a buzzword in a healthcare supply chain setting, it can be a transformative process leading to…

4 Things Supply Chain Leaders Need to Know about the Benefits of Benchmarking

By Robert Yokl | July 24, 2018 | Comments Off on 4 Things Supply Chain Leaders Need to Know about the Benefits of Benchmarking

If you are a frequent reader of our blog, you would know that we are very high on hospital supply…

3 Benchmarking Best Practices That are Essential for Your Hospital Supply Chain Success

By Robert Yokl | July 17, 2018 | Comments Off on 3 Benchmarking Best Practices That are Essential for Your Hospital Supply Chain Success
Hospital Supply Chain Best Practices

Healthcare Supply Chain Benchmarking* often gets a bad rap because its practitioners use imprecise measurements, there data is incorrect, or…

Five Reasons for Automating Your Healthcare Value Analysis Program’s Tasks or Activities Now

By Robert Yokl | July 10, 2018 | Comments Off on Five Reasons for Automating Your Healthcare Value Analysis Program’s Tasks or Activities Now

There seems to be reluctance to automate a hospital, system or IDN’s value analysis program’s tasks or activities at too…

How to Save Even More Money with Five Lessons Learned with Your Purchase Services

By Robert Yokl | July 3, 2018 | Comments Off on How to Save Even More Money with Five Lessons Learned with Your Purchase Services

We at SVAH Solutions have been working with clients for 31-years to rein in their purchase services costs, so we…

How to Take Your Value Analysis Program to a Whole New Level of Performance

By Robert Yokl | June 27, 2018 | Comments Off on How to Take Your Value Analysis Program to a Whole New Level of Performance

As we have often discussed in this blog, most value analysis programs are bogged down with evaluations of their new…

Avoid These 3 Big Pitfalls of Hospital Supply Chain Savings Projections

By Robert Yokl | June 20, 2018 | Comments Off on Avoid These 3 Big Pitfalls of Hospital Supply Chain Savings Projections

Every healthcare supply chain organization we know of has either a monthly, quarterly and annual savings reports that they prepare…