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The Top 3 Rules to Improve Supply Chain Performance

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The Top 3 Rules to Improve Supply Chain Performance

We’ve discovered something elementary.  There are three critical building blocks of healthcare supply chain efficiencies and savings. Healthcare organizations need to make it easy to: Find the products users need Compare items for purchase or standardization Control the “best” product choice at the point of decision By automating and simplifying these three processes, you drive
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Keeping it Clean…Are unorganized supply areas costing you money and compromising patient safety?

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Unorganized Supply Room Like Teenagers Bedroom

Part Two of Two Part Series Do your medical-surgical supply rooms remind you of a teenager’s messy bedroom — things hanging out, cluttered shelves and a look of general mayhem?  Unorganized supply areas are a marker of unorganized processes and the lack of an automated, integrated inventory management system.  This negatively impacts your financial and
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Can the Right Procurement System Drive
Non-Labor Savings?

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Right Procurement Savings

Things are tight in healthcare. Declining reimbursement means health systems are considering all options for margin management – from testing new revenue streams to reducing non-labor expenses 20% to 30%.[i] Optimizing quality and improving financial performance are perpetual objectives for any health system, but at McKesson, it’s become a cornerstone of our Better Health 2020™
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