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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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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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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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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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Benchmarking
Lisa Miller

Aggregate Spend – Conversations With VIE

 This video was brought to you by Lisa Miller. In this video, we discuss why aggregate spend analysis and benchmarking from your agreement will leave money on the table and simply doesn’t work. Here’s an example. We had a client that asked us to look at their medical gas costs and to see if

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Jim Cagliostro

The Role of Nurses in Cost Savings & Efficiency

This article was written by Sue Farkas and Jim Cagliostro. Nurses increasingly play an integral part in helping health systems to identify cost savings, improve efficiencies, and deliver better patient care. For years, hospitals have faced the reality of growing financial strain. Increasing debt, decreasing revenues and insufficient reimbursement have all contributed to the unstable

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Hospitals and How We Can Help
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Rich Dormer

Hospitals and How We Can Help – Conversations With VIE

  This video was brought to you by Rich Dormer. In this video, Rich Dormer shares a specific example of how our patented Invoice ROI™ system created a massive impact on a health organization. A hospital, that was utilizing a large health information company, had over 250 contracts and amendments. We started to implement Invoice

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Cost Savings
Pandush Mitre

3 Steps to a Total Management Cost Savings Approach: Reconciliation

This article was written by Pandush Mitre. The implementation of a sustainable cost savings and management system in your healthcare organization begins with the reconciliation of your existing contracts and invoices. This is achievable with three steps to a total management cost savings approach. In this article, I will share how VIE Healthcare Consulting is creating

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Cost Savings
Lisa Miller

The Only Constant in Healthcare is Change

This article was written by Lisa Miller. Albert Einstein gave his students at Princeton the exact same final exam every semester for twenty years. After just a couple of years, his students figured out the predictability of the questions, and so did his fellow professors. One of his peers asked him why he continued 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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