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How Supply Chain and Data Bring Operational Change and Improvements in Health Care Member Price: Free | Non-Member Price: $49 CPE Credit: 1 Overview Through an integrated culture, best in class supply chain practices and data-driven insights can maximize savings and help make a substantial difference in health care organizations.
Member Price: Free | Non-Member Price: $99 CPE Credit: 1
Purchased services typically represents over 20 percent of a healthcare system’s total annual expenditures. What can separate a health system’s success or failure when creating a viable purchased services sourcing program is how often they heed the seven deadly pitfalls of purchased services contracting. During this on-demand recording, we will discuss best practices to understanding actionable data, identify smaller spend categories for your staff to tackle, and identify when it is safe to go at it alone or use additional resources.
Every organization has a variety of internal and external benchmarks at their disposal. It is easy to get lost in the data, thus it is necessary to determine what metrics to utilize and how they can affect and guide your organization. Metrics need to be practical for each individual provider, and the supply chain must choose its measurements and comparisons carefully.
Overview: As hospitals restructure to gain sustainability in an era of reform, it is crucial for supply chain leaders to work collaboratively within hospitals and health systems to identify new opportunities for cost reduction and areas that generate savings and improve outcomes.
Overview: This session will focus on the power of collaboration, resulting in documented savings in excess of $8M. Yankee Alliance facilitated an Orthopedic Total Joint Collaborative for seventeen member hospitals to identify opportunities in quality and cost reduction and implement improvements to positively impact both. Yankee engaged Clinical Benchmarking to coach and facilitate as subject matter experts.
In today’s value-based care environment, hospitals continually strive to improve patient quality and outcomes. Benchmarking is a powerful tool that, if interpreted and used properly, can be a useful guide in this journey. Supply chain professionals have the ability to access and compare data from a number of sources including within their organizations, across multiple organizations, and from national registries.
Overview: How often do you find yourself saying: “I need a simple tool to improve collaboration with vendors that I am spending this much of my budget with? In this webinar, attendees will hear from industry leaders at Mayo Clinic share how they are strengthening their supplier relationships in each major contracting category using their newly created interactive scorecard. Attendees will be able to utilize Mayo’s criteria as a starting point to standardize evaluation metrics, and develop true strategic partnerships with your vendor community.