Category: Best Practices

Standardization: Time for a New Model

Standardization: Time for a New Model

Alan Weintraub, FABC, Chief Procurement Officer, Enloe Medical Center, Chico, CA I heard it again the other day. I was reading an application from a job candidate and there it was on the application – “chaired the product standardization committee.” For so many years in the hospital and healthcare industry, it has been the dominant paradigm […]

How to Become Best-of-the-Best in Everything You Do

How to Become Best-of-the-Best in Everything You Do

Understanding your healthcare organization and that of your competitors How do you know if your people, products, and processes are world class or just so-so? How do you know if there is more savings available in your supply chain expenses? How do you know when you have squeezed the last dollar out of a specific supply […]

Value Analysis Analytics: The Tool of Choice to Identify Your Best Value Analysis Savings Opportunities

Value Analysis Analytics: The Tool of Choice to Identify Your Best Value Analysis Savings Opportunities

Value Analysis Analytics  Breakthrough Savings on Demand The promise of value analysis analytics to up your savings game Your healthcare organization is data-rich, but most supply chain professionals don’t optimize the use of their hospital, system or IDN’s data to pinpoint, with certainty, where their best value analysis savings opportunities reside. Historically, supply chain management […]