Supply Chain

Jul 27 | Jeff Lagasse
When healthcare innovations aren't reimbursed, hospitals are forced to make tough choices…
boost ROI on employed physicians
May 31 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Establish clear strategic goals and target a financial return, get the revenue cycle…
Expert tips for finding big savings in hospital supply chain
May 22 | Jeff Lagasse
Taking a disciplined approach to re-negotiating contracts with your top vendors enables hospitals to leverage…
Can diamonds reduce imaging costs?
May 21 | Jeff Lagasse
Defects in nanoscale and microscale diamonds act to enhance the sensitivity of MRI and NMR resonance systems.
Most providers support Amazon’s medical supply disruption
May 17 | Susan Morse
Amazon is seeking to disrupt the traditional healthcare supply chain by selling supplies from bandages to hip…
Printing puts a drain on hospital revenue
Apr 18 | Jeff Lagasse
The average 1,500-bed hospital prints more than 8 million pages per month, adding up to about $3.8 million…
Aetna to pass along drug rebates to consumers at pharmacy counter
Mar 29 | Susan Morse
Greater transparency is needed in the pharmaceutical supply chain in response to the nearly 25 percent…
64% of surgical staff hoard, waste or overuse supplies
Mar 28 | Jeff Lagasse
The findings underscore financial challenges many health systems are experiencing as the operating room is one of the…
amazon healthcare
Mar 27 | Bernie Monegain
What hospitals know about Amazon plans is just a taste of what the future will bring, consultants predict.
Intermountain-led generic drug venture could draw map to new pharma future
Mar 15 | Beth Jones Sanborn
Group will face higher-than-average costs, uncertainty related to supplier…