6 Key Elements for Having an All Encompassing Total Value Analysis Program

Healthcare value analysis practitioners need to think more about long-term results vs. short-term gains (e.g., GPO contracts implementation) to up…

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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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The Four Stages of Value Analysis Maturity: Where Do You Fit into this Continuum?

By my estimation, healthcare value analysis has a 40-year history in the healthcare industry.  Along the way, hospitals, systems and IDNs have developed, sometimes in a vacuum, their own value analysis model.  Based on our empirical experience, here are the four stages of value analysis maturity and where we see healthcare organizations on this continuum:

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Four Ways Your Supply Value Analysis Program Needs to Evolve in 2019

If your supply value analysis program doesn’t evolve, trust me, it will eventually stagnate.  This is because you can’t be…

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4 Ways for Healthcare Value Analysis Professionals to Shine in 2019

Value analysis has been in the healthcare lexicon for about 30 years, but it has only come into its own…

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3 Things Healthcare Every Value Analysis Practitioner Should Know About Selecting Their VA Projects

As your GPO and local contracts yield less and less savings into today’s healthcare marketplace, which we call cost savings…

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5 Mission Critical Benefits of Developing a Strategic Value Analysis Plan to Re-energize Your VA Program

We often hear from value analysis practitioners who have been on their VA job for one, two or even three…

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