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chain leaders stated they have no contract management system, are using all manual processes or have a system that is outdated and inadequate.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…

Did You Know That The #1 is the Worst Number in Supply Chain Management

By Robert Yokl | June 4, 2019 | Comments Off on Did You Know That The #1 is the Worst Number in Supply Chain Management

I’m sure you remember the lyrics “One is the loneliest numbers” from a song by Three Dog Night. But did…

3 Actionable Tips to Increase Your Supply Chain Productivity Through Automation

By Robert Yokl | May 29, 2019 | Comments Off on 3 Actionable Tips to Increase Your Supply Chain Productivity Through Automation

Based on our observations, most healthcare supply chain operations can benefit from increased supply chain automation. In fact, a recent…

3 Ways Systems, IDNs and Alliances Can Grow Their Savings by Employing a Strategic Enterprise Value Analysis Model

By Robert Yokl | May 21, 2019 | Comments Off on 3 Ways Systems, IDNs and Alliances Can Grow Their Savings by Employing a Strategic Enterprise Value Analysis Model

Healthcare Value analysis is becoming an enterprise supply chain responsibility as more systems, IDNs and alliances search for better ways…

3 New Rules For Performance-Based Hospital Supply Contracting That Work

By Robert Yokl | May 14, 2019 | Comments Off on 3 New Rules For Performance-Based Hospital Supply Contracting That Work

Our research shows that 26% to 46% of all supply chain contracts that a healthcare organization signs don’t produce the…

The Four Biggest Reasons Why Value Analysis Savings Don’t Happen

By Robert Yokl | May 7, 2019 | Comments Off on The Four Biggest Reasons Why Value Analysis Savings Don’t Happen

With few exceptions, most supply chain/value analysis leaders believe that every dollar they saved goes right to their healthcare organization’s…