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Validating Approach Conversations With VIE
Conversations With VIE
Rich Dormer

Validating Approach – Conversations With VIE

 This video was brought to you by Rich Dormer and Pandush Mitre. In this video, we discuss VIE Healthcare’s three-step process to validate proposals. Our proposal validation process helps find and resolve errors through these steps: 1. Look at the requirements We make sure that the hospitals we’re working with know exactly what is

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VIE Healthcare Audiograms
Lisa Miller

Outsourced Service Provider Costs: How to Ensure These Costs Are Managed and Monitored— Benchmarking

Outsourced Service Provider Costs: How to Ensure These Costs Are Managed and Monitored Lisa Miller hosted a webinar in association with the American Hospital Association to highlight the most effective ways of managing and monitoring your purchased services provider costs. Every healthcare organization depends on outsourced agreements to enable them to deliver quality patient care.

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Negotiation in Healthcare
Lisa Miller

3 Reasons To Negotiate With Your Vendors

In this blog, I outline three reasons for your hospital to negotiate with your vendors. How does your health system approach pricing and contract negotiations with your vendors?  Financial pressures on hospitals remain strong.  The current healthcare environment is extremely challenging for all healthcare organizations. The American Hospital Association (AHA) predicts that up to half

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VIE Healthcares Approach to Physician Engagement
Conversations With VIE
Lisa Miller

VIE Healthcare’s Approach to Physician Engagement – Conversations With VIE

 This video was brought to you by Lisa Miller and Bryan Covert. In this video, we discuss VIE Healthcare’s approach to physician engagement. We often hear from our clients that they’re surprised by how effective our approach is in engaging physicians in cost reduction initiatives. Just one of the key reasons our approach leads

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Purchased Services
Lisa Miller

4 Mission Critical Requirements For Your Outsourced Agreements

All hospitals rely on outsourced agreements and services to deliver quality patient care, but they are complex, with financial and operational implications. In this new blog series, we will cover the four mission critical requirements to effectively manage your outsourced agreements (also referred to as purchased services). In this introductory article, we highlight those four

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5 Step Strategic Approach Conversations With VIE
Conversations With VIE
Lisa Miller

5 Step Strategic Approach – Conversations With VIE

This video was brought to you by Lisa Miller and Rich Dormer. Identifying and achieving cost savings in your hospital needs to be done with care and constant monitoring. It needs a dedicated, strategic approach to ensure accuracy and success. VIE Healthcare Consulting has formulated a 5 step strategic approach that your hospital can use

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VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

Hospital Telecommunication and IT Cost Savings with Jacqueline Oberst | Ep.12

Hospital telecommunications and IT cost savings can improve a hospital’s margin. In this episode, Lisa Miller is joined by Jacqueline Oberst, Business Intelligence Officer and Telecommunication & IT expert at VIE Healthcare. They discuss hospital telecommunications and IT cost savings. Jacqueline has worked with hospitals for over twenty years to help them effectively reduce their

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VIE Healthcare Podcasts
Lisa Miller

Building a High Performing Internal Business Case with Curtis Brooks | Ep.11

 In this episode, Lisa is joined by Curtis Brooks, Principal and Practice Director, The Magis Group. Curtis helps organizations think differently about engaging C-suite executives. In this episode: The internal business case Common business case mistakes Establishing context Seeing the big picture Leading your audience to discover the solution for themselves Success factors Presentation format

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Purchase Service Strategic Myths
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Lisa Miller

Purchased Services Strategic Approach – Conversations With VIE

 This video was brought to you by Lisa Miller and Rich Dormer. In this video, Lisa Miller and Rich Dormer discuss the three purchased services strategic myths that hospitals are being advised on that are fundamentally flawed. 1. Category Spend Data Category spend data is not a strategy. Hospitals are being told that category

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7 Steps to Optimize Outsourcing For Your Hospital
Supply Chain Management
Lisa Miller

7 Steps to Optimize Outsourcing For Your Hospital

For hospital leaders required to deliver margin improvements, generate more revenue and provide value based care, hospital outsourcing can be an attractive solution. Before making that decision, I advise reviewing my 7 steps to optimize outsourcing in your hospital in order to ensure high performance from your providers. Outsourcing is a growing market in US

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Cost Saving Initiative Conversations With VIE
Conversations With VIE
Lisa Miller

Cost Saving Initiatives – Conversations With VIE

  This video was brought to you by Lisa Miller and Rich Dormer. In this video, Lisa Miller and Rich Dormer present a controversial idea surrounding cost savings at your hospital. Namely, that your cost saving initiatives are a delayed reaction to effective cost management systems. And, unless a major red flag comes up, hospitals

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Cost Savings
Jim Cagliostro

A Plan For Price Transparency

This article addresses the CMS rules on price transparency and how your organization should respond. As of January 2021, hospitals in the US are required to provide price transparency in a way that has never been seen before. Every hospital must deliver a plan for price transparency. Healthcare is one of the most regulated, if

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How VIE Can Help

VIE Healthcare Consulting helps hospitals reduce costs while improving the patient experience. Learn more about the simple 3 step process to work with us.
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