Integrating Physician Leadership in Supply Chain Management

Publish Date: May 03, 2017 | Content Areas: Leadership | Tags: Change Management, Cost Management, CQO, Physician Preference | Formats: eLearning Course

Member Price: $98 | Non-Member Price: $198
CPE Credit: 2


Physician leadership within healthcare supply chain is fast becoming a requirement to help reduce costs and increase quality and outcomes. Measurable change is coming from all directions: from reduction of device variability and increased procedure standardization, to the value analysis of new products and the negotiation of contracts and warrantees. In this self-paced eLearning course, participants will actively engage with content to learn how to find the right physician leader and the skills needed, to build a value-based, patient-centric supply chain program. Learn best practice models and guidelines your team can manipulate to fit your own organization’s unique needs.  

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the extent to which physician leadership can increase savings and improve quality and outcomes as you explore the needs of your organization 
  • Recognize what a physician leader in supply chain looks like and what factors to consider when searching for a physician leader 
  • Learn how to integrate physician leadership skills into the building of a value-based, patient-centric supply chain program

Presenter: Jimmy Chung, MD, FACS, CHCQM, Senior Director of Perioperative Services, Providence Health & Services