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December 20, 2017

Focus on Contract Compliance

Supply chain is the second largest spend for health systems and growing. To contain rising costs, most integrated delivery networks (IDNs) are implementing cost containment strategies

December 20, 2017

E-Procurement Forecast: 2014 Market Growth, Analysis, and Predictions

Our sister-site, Healthcare Matters, often spends significant time exploring, on a very granular level, procurement and supply chain solutions and approaches to tackling inefficiencies

December 20, 2017

12 healthcare supply chain management apps to know

Here are 12 healthcare supply chain management apps to know. Becker's Hospital Review is continually updating this list of supply chain management apps for healthcare leaders to

December 20, 2017

50 Providers to Know and 50 Providers to Watch for 2016

After months of debate, we are excited to reveal our 50 Providers to Know and 50 Providers to Watch for 2016.At Spend Matters, we routinely review the latest procurement technology and

December 20, 2017

5 reasons top hospitals leverage a marketplace to boost CQO initiatives

What do the nation’s top hospitals have in common? Their stellar performance is backed by a strategic approach to contract management. They recognize the substantial impact supply

December 20, 2017

Achieving Sustainable Supply Chain Cost Reduction

Health systems are continually squeezing their operating budgets to identify cost savings to weather declining reimbursements, maintain financial viability and support cost, quality and

December 20, 2017

Analysis vs. analytics: A defining moment?

You might hear the terms clinical data analysis and clinical data analytics bandied about rather frequently. But one question might percolate to the surface: What is the difference

December 20, 2017

Brains over brawn is the key to reducing supply costs

With reimbursements falling and expenses growing, hospitals and health systems are feeling the squeeze, and cutting supply chain costs is one of the first things systems are doing to

December 20, 2017

Commport Expands Content Services and Technology Portfolio

AURORA, ONTARIO, Feb 19, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Commport Communications International, Inc. announced today that it has reached an agreement with Prodigo Solutions to become