How can supply chain leaders empower health systems to improve cost and outcomes of healthcare? | Prodigo Solutions
July 6, 2021

How can supply chain leaders empower health systems to improve cost and outcomes of healthcare?

By Marlin Doner - VP, Data Analytics, Marketing, & Product Strategy
By Marlin Doner - VP, Data Analytics, Marketing, & Product Strategy

A benchmark study by Prodigo Solutions revealed ample opportunity where healthcare supply chain practices can have the most impact on cost, quality of care and patient outcomes:

  • Less than 65% of healthcare supply chain purchases are tied to a valid, active contract.
  • Less than 45% of supply chain spend is flowing through the item master, leaving most spend flowing through the least compliant channels: special requests, vendor managed inventory, blanket purchase orders and purchasing credit cards. 
  • Less than 85% of purchased lines have the right price. 
  • Over 30% of processed invoices contain errors that require manual intervention.

As these gaps and opportunities are exposed, how can supply chain leaders begin to make meaningful change?

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About Prodigo Solutions 

Prodigo Solutions is a healthcare technology company that improves providers’ financial control and reduces supply chain cost. Prodigo Solutions’ technology was purpose-built for healthcare by supply chain experts to deliver tangible results across a continuum of care. Customers who use our systems purchase more than $23 billion annually for the more than 700 hospitals they operate. 

For additional information please contact:

Prodigo Solutions’ Marketing Department
724-741-1900
marketing@prodigosolutions.com
www.prodigosolutions.com

Marlin Doner
VP, Data Analytics, Marketing, & Product Strategy