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Lisa Miller

Understanding The Terms of Your Outsourced Agreements

Understanding the clinical, financial and operational terms is the second of the four mission critical components essential to manage your outsourced agreements and identify vital cost savings for your hospital.  Most of the time, we find that hospitals instinctively want to begin with benchmarking, but this is the third step in the process.  The first

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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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Purchased Services
Lisa Miller

Your Plan For Hospital Cost Savings Opportunities Starts Here

With the potential for significant margin improvement in the analysis of purchased services spend, your plan for hospital cost savings opportunities starts here.  Analysis of purchased services spend – also referred to as outsourced services – is becoming more prevalent in healthcare.  The focus on purchased services spend I believe this emerging focus on purchased

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Cost Savings
Lisa Miller

How To Improve Hospital Financial Performance

How to Improve Hospital Financial Performance A thorough guide on the steps your hospital can take to improve its financial performance and reduce costs. Table of Contents: Focus on reducing overall spending. Maintain a competitive edge. Utilize green initiatives. Keep readmissions down. Avoid wasteful testing and supply use. Enhance patient satisfaction. Make smart investments in

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Cost Savings
Lisa Miller

Get In Front of the Cost Savings In Your Outsourced Agreements

This article was written by Lisa Miller. Getting in front of your cost savings is the fourth mission critical component to manage your outsourced agreements effectively. You’ve accessed your line item details, carefully scrutinized the terms of your outsourced agreements and renewed those contract terms to include substantial cost savings.  You’ve benchmarked and agreed on new

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Cost Reduction
Lisa Miller

OR Cost Management With Project CROS

This article was written by Lisa Miller. Comprehensive cost awareness across a hospital requires an understanding of data and often vast amounts of information. To help to understand that information, we optimize cost management with Project CROS – Costs, Reimbursement, Outcomes and Social Determinants of Health. In this blog, we consider how it relates specifically to

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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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