Healthcare Supply Chain Managers Need to Protect Their Future with Supply Utilization Management

The winds of change are upon us (e.g., value-based purchasing, bundled payments, Medicare/Medicaid managed care, third-party mandates, price pressures and…

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3 Critical Mistakes Healthcare Organizations Are Making with Their Supply Utilization Management Programs

If you have spent any time searching for utilization misalignments (i.e., wasteful and inefficient consumption, misuse, misapplication, and value mismatches)…

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Four Things to Help You Lead the Next Wave of Value Analysis Transformation

Warren Bennis advises us that, “The manager accepts the status quo; the leader challenges it.” Therefore, we can never be…

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The Five Most Common Supply Utilization Management Mistakes That Are Holding Back Huge Savings for Most Healthcare Organizations

Boost Your Healthcare Organization’s Bottom Line Almost Overnight It’s not getting easier to save money, especially as it is related…

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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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Being a Superstar in Healthcare Supply Utilization Management is a Matter of Mindset

We assume from our research that just about every healthcare supply chain/value analysis professional understands that supply utilization management should…

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How Big Data and Analytics Can Generate Big Savings for Your Value Analysis Program

The typical healthcare value analysis program currently has two savings drivers: new purchase requests and group purchasing contracts. However, there…

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