Healthcare Consumerism: Taming The Hungry Tapeworm

Healthcare Consumerism: Taming The Hungry Tapeworm

On the heels of an announcement this morning that Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan are partnering to cut health costs, Warren Buffett made a statement that has already gone viral

Big wins from small devices

Big wins from small devices

Supply chain pros highlight success stories from mobile device use — even linked to the cloud. See what our own Michael DeLuca has to share.

Overcome any pains in the apps

Overcome any pains in the apps

What to look for when developing, evaluating apps for your supply chain. Read our own Michael DeLuca's perspectives.

Mobile tech expands to strengthen supply chain links

Mobile tech expands to strengthen supply chain links

Smaller devices push for larger gains in point-of-care, point-of-use performance. Read our own Michael DeLuca's perspective.

CFO Insight Series: Building a Culture of Compliance

CFO Insight Series: Building a Culture of Compliance

The undisputed Holy Grail in healthcare supply chain management practice is essentially everything related to its effective clinical integration. It’s about getting clinical professionals and supply chain professionals on the same page – to streamline the delivery of patient benefit.

Prodigo Solutions, Inc. Receives Innovative Technology Designation from Vizient

Prodigo Solutions, Inc. Receives Innovative Technology Designation from Vizient

Designation recognizes products that bring improvements to the health care industry

UPMC-created startup raises $2M to increase staff and space

UPMC-created startup raises $2M to increase staff and space

A Cranberry Township-based integrated supply chain company created by UPMC has raised $2 million and tagged the capital to ramp up staff by 40 percent.

Take it From a Former Road Warrior: User Conferences Have Come of Age

Take it From a Former Road Warrior: User Conferences Have Come of Age

When done well, user conferences bring customers and qualified prospects together in increasingly engaging formats. They have become staged, anticipated events, if not exclusive, peer-to-peer gatherings.

Should Supply Chain be taking care of business?

Should Supply Chain be taking care of business?

Healthcare Supply Chain departments no longer belong in the basement

"Amazon-Like" In Acute Care Supply Chain

"Amazon-Like" In Acute Care Supply Chain

In terms of supply chain management practice, acute care providers have been historically criticized as “laggards” when it comes to non-patient facing technology adoption. Has it been a fair characterization? Absolutely.

Maximize your hospital’s revenue on supply usage

Maximize your hospital’s revenue on supply usage

With reimbursement rates dropping, hospitals are doing everything they can to maximize the revenue potential on every case.

Prodigo-ECRI Institute Partnership Raises the Recall Management Bar

Prodigo-ECRI Institute Partnership Raises the Recall Management Bar

Pittsburgh’s Prodigo Solutions and the ECRI Institute have announced a content partnership that will change the recall management game for health systems.