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Supply Chain Conversations With VIE
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Lisa Miller

Supply Chain – Conversations With VIE

  This video was brought to you by Lisa Miller and Rich Dormer. In this video, Lisa Miller and Rich Dormer discuss some of the challenges hospitals have in their supply chain. They’re responsible for patient care and for facilitating the necessary supplies and services to patients and hospital professionals. Whether they’re putting out fires

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5 Steps to Physician Preference Item Optimization
Physician Preference Items
Lisa Miller

5 Steps to Physician Preference Item Optimization

Physician preference items (PPIs) are often comprised of the most expensive products ordered by hospitals and can have a negative impact on your hospital’s operating margins. In this blog, I outline 5 key steps to physician preference item optimization. The True Cost of Physician Preference Items The most successful healthcare organizations know how to optimize

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Supply Chain Management
Lisa Miller

9 Best Practices for Effective Hospital Supply Chain Management

Supply chain management in hospitals is imperative because it increases efficiency and productiveness. When medical professionals have all the supplies and services they require, they provide better patient care. Supply chain management also reduces wastage in your organization by maintaining a lean inventory, preventing medical supplies from expiring in storage. Here are nine best practices

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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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Supply Chain Management
Lisa Miller

The Best Ways For Hospital Supply Chain Leaders to Negotiate Vendor Contracts

Learn the 10 best practices to strengthen your hospital’s negotiation strategies. To secure the best possible terms and pricing in your vendor contracts, your supply chain must be highly skilled in negotiation strategies. That requires health systems to identify the best ways for hospital supply chain leaders to negotiate vendor contracts. But with so many

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Supply Chain Management
Lisa Miller

7 Strategies That Will Transform Your Hospital’s Supply Chain Management

7 Strategies That Will Transform Your Hospital’s Supply Chain Management Efficient supply chain management can lead to many benefits for your hospital, including: Increased operational efficiency in healthcare. A robust and dependable supply chain allows healthcare professionals to deliver superior patient care and provide excellent customer value. Reduced waste. Lean inventories, process efficiencies, and product

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Healthcare Analytics
Lisa Miller

Data Analytics Can Improve Financial Performance And Efficiency In Hospitals

This article was written by Lisa Miller. Enterprises across every sector are continually involved in the collection, processing, and analysis of massive flows of big data to improve efficiency and profitability. The healthcare industry, notably hospitals, is no exception as they attempt to balance quality health care delivery with revenue growth while functioning on historically thin

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Cost Savings
Lisa Miller

COVID-19 Resources For Hospitals

This article was written by Lisa Miller. Identifying credible, sustainable and cost effective COVID resources remains a priority for healthcare organizations. At VIE Healthcare®, we offer a variety of resources to address the COVID-19 cost impact on your hospital including: Ways to accelerate and maximize your funding solutions. Proven supply chain cost management strategies. Links to

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Supply Chain Management
Lisa Miller

Why Your Hospital Needs Supply Chain Excellence

This article was written by Lisa Miller. Across the US healthcare sector, there is now unprecedented pressure to find cost savings opportunities. It is just one of the reasons why your hospital needs supply chain excellence.  High performance hospitals invest in and build world class capabilities in analytics, sourcing, negotiating and contracting, but it is critical

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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.
VIE Healthcare Hospital Cost Reduction Forum

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The Hospital Cost Reduction Forum is an online community of supply chain, finance and department leaders who want to connect and communicate with their peers.