Each month, Hybrent explores the top news and headlines affecting the supply chain industry. This month in the news: a list of 5 ways supply chain excellence can be achieved by ASCs; the importance of managing just-in-time supply chain with ERP systems; five key digitization trends in supply chain; and 10 steps to improving ASC finances.
5 Ways Supply Chain Excellence can be Achieved by ASCs
An efficient supply chain is imperative in order to provide safe patient care at ambulatory surgery centers (ASCs). During Becker's ASC 23rd Annual Meeting: The Business and Operations of ASCs, conference panelists identified five ways supply chain leaders can improve operations. Panelists suggested several tactics include updating preference cards regularly and embracing new technology. Click here to read more.
Healthcare Supply Chain Management Meets Just-in-Time Demands
In this video interview with Lee Pretsel, Group VP at CCL Healthcare, discusses the value of managing just-in-time supply chain with ERP systems that assist in predicting demands, planning efficiently and hold less inventory. Watch the video here.
Five Key Digitization Trends in Supply Chain
According to the results of SCM World’s annual Future of Supply Chain survey, which was published at Forbes, digitization is holding the attention of thought leaders and has jumped significantly in importance as a disruptive technology. Click here to read more.
10 Key Steps to Immediately Improve ASC Finances
The success of ASC finances is directly linked to its supply chain, according to administrators. At Becker's ASC 23rd Annual Meeting: The Business and Operations of ASCs, veteran administrators revealed a list of 10 steps that can improve finances for an ASC. Coming in at numbers three was materials management, and ASC leaders agree that ensuring ASC supply chain and spend programs operate efficiently is key to attaining a healthy financial and business performance. Click here to read more.