Overcoming Financial Challenges

Overcoming Financial Challenges

You may be intrigued by this recent study by The American College of Healthcare Executives. Their study was on the top issues confronting hospitals and the number one issue that came up was financial challenges. Given that this is, not-so-surprisingly, a common issue...
Innovation Through Employee Ideas

Innovation Through Employee Ideas

Let me ask you a question. How are you going to meet the new challenges we are facing now with healthcare reform? One powerful strategy that’s often not considered is innovation through employee ideas. That is, creating an open and creative environment where ideas are...
Are You Clear on Your GPO Strategy?

Are You Clear on Your GPO Strategy?

GPO stands for “group purchasing organization” and can be an important part of your supply chain strategy, however it shouldn’t be the only element to it. It is critical for a hospital (or health system) to have their own independent spend strategy...