A Back to Basics Approach to Big Supply Chain Double-Digit Savings Results

We all are looking for new strategies, tactics or techniques to improve our supply chain  savings yield.  Yet, have you ever considered that going “ Back to Basics” as the best course of action to gain double-digit savings results? If not, here is a checklist of six strategies, tactics or techniques you need to revisit every year to get your savings engine in high gear:

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Two New Ways You Can Use Your Data & Analytics to Close the Gap in Your Hospital Value Analysis Savings

Improving your value analysis savings in 2018 and beyond will require you to embrace data-driven decisions like never before, since the biggest savings opportunities in value analysis can’t be seen with the naked eye.  Only by employing time tested value analysis analytics will you be able to optimize your supply savings opportunities.

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3 Most Critical Mistakes Hospitals, Systems, & IDNs Are Frequently Making with Their Supply Utilization Management

Hospitals, systems, and IDNs are saying they are attacking their utilization misalignments (i.e., wasteful and inefficient consumption, misuse, misapplication, and…

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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…

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4 Awesome Tips About Your New and Renewal Healthcare Group Purchasing Contract Vetting

New and renewal healthcare group purchasing contracts are signed every day by our nation’s hospitals, systems, and IDNs on every…

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