Transforming the supply chain for health care providers

Part 1: Making sense of a complex web

Posted by Eileen Radis, Paul Atkins, and Kurt Banas on December 17, 2019. Supply chain is rapidly becoming a key strategic function across the health care provider ecosystem,  with a seat at the C-suite table. Providers increasingly recognize that an effective and efficient supply chain can improve the quality of care delivered to patients and generate significant cost savings for their organization. And they can see that trends such as cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), automation, and analytics are driving how supply chain is evolving and how this can generate even more benefits. In this series, we’ll look at how health care providers can tackle the challenges associated with supply chain transformation, starting with why an all-in approach that accounts for the supply chain’s many interdependencies is essential. Continue reading “Transforming the supply chain for health care providers”