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3 Ways to Extract Unnecessary Costs
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Lisa Miller

3 Ways to Extract Unnecessary Costs – Conversations With VIE

 This video was brought to you by Lisa Miller. In this video, we discuss three ways to extract unnecessary costs in your purchased services spend. 1. Pricing Analysis It’s not just pricing within your GPO, but rather a pricing analysis that extends across the complete marketplace. You need to choose a partner who can

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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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Supply Chain Management
Lisa Miller

2021 Effective Hospital Supply Chain Management Strategies

Efficient supply chain performance is the cornerstone of success for today’s leading hospitals. With the ability to turn an under-performing medical center into a model of operational excellence, a highly functional supply chain is the most powerful tool in a hospital administrator’s arsenal. Below is a look at the key role supply chain activity plays

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The Problem With Purchased Services Conversations With VIE
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Rich Dormer

The Problem With Purchased Services – Conversations With VIE

  This video was brought to you by Rich Dormer. There are problems surrounding the management of purchased services that your healthcare organization needs awareness around. Namely, as Rich Dormer explains in the video above, it’s a manual process, it’s highly ineffective, and it heavily strains resources. Considering that 50%, on average, of an organization’s

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Purchased Services
Lisa Miller

The Hidden Cost Savings In Your Purchased Services Agreement

This article was written by Lisa Miller. The Hidden Cost Savings In Your Purchased Services Agreement The Cost Savings are in Your Purchased Services Invoice Line-Item Details Analyzed To Your Purchased Services Agreement Purchased Services Agreement Over the past few years, consulting companies, technology solutions and GPOs have entered into the purchased services spend management

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Lisa Miller

Purchased Services with VIE Healthcare Experts | Ep.3

Lisa is joined by VIE team members Rich Dormer, COO, Bryan Covert, VP of Purchased Services Spend and Pandu Mitre, Senior Business Analyst. Together, they discuss healthcare purchased services. In this episode: • Purchased Services Spend • Are you getting the best pricing or a false sense of security? • Why ratio benchmarking is a

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Healthcare Analytics
Lisa Miller

How Data Analytics is Used in Healthcare

This article was written by Lisa Miller. Table of Contents The following topics are thoroughly covered in this article: What is healthcare analytics? Examples of analytics in healthcare How analytics benefits providers, patients and payers How data analytics can support your hospital or healthcare systems’ cost savings and financial improvement goals What is Healthcare Analytics? Analytics

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How Waste Reduction Leads to Cost Savings and Better Patient Care
Cost Reduction
Lisa Miller

How Waste Reduction Leads to Cost Savings and Better Patient Care

This article was written by Lisa Miller. The growing issue of waste in healthcare recently hit the headlines. As I observed in this recent blog, a recent published study suggests that waste costs healthcare organizations between $760 billion to $935 billion each year – around a quarter of all health spend. Resolving this issue is

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Benchmarking
Lisa Miller

How to Benchmark Effectively For Cost Savings

This article was written by Lisa Miller. Benchmarking is the third of the four mission critical components to manage your hospital’s outsourced agreements and uncover vital areas for margin improvement. In this article, I explain how to benchmark effectively for cost savings. The first component is gaining access to your line item details to understand your

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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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