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The Best Way to Gain Value Analysis Focus and Performance

The Best Way to Gain Value Analysis Focus and Performance

Robert W. Yokl, Sr. Vice President, SVAH Solutions As we enter in the new level of quality and supply chain performance with our value analysis programs, we are now being called upon to do so much more than just evaluate products, services, and technologies. We are being asked to ensure that not only are these […]

Value Analysis Leadership Interview

Value Analysis Leadership Interview

Barbara Strain, Director, Supply Chain Analytics University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA Barbara Strain is a graduate of California State University and one of the founding members, past president and Board Member of the Association of Healthcare Value Analysis Professionals. She is also a frequent contributor to healthcare supply chain magazines on value analysis […]

Why Utilization Management is More Important than Ever Before!

Why Utilization Management is More Important than Ever Before!

An Important and Timely Message from Robert T. Yokl When I look at the Affordable Care Act’s new Value-Based Purchasing (VBP) Prospective Payment System that was implemented in October of 2012, I get the feeling that we in healthcare are rowing our boat in the wrong direction. This is because over a five-year period your reimbursement […]