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Sessions scheduled on Wednesday, April 27 at 1:15, 2:30 and 3:45 are for RCM CLIENTS ONLY

SCM and other clients are not eligible to attend these sessions and will be participating in the Vendor Fair at this time.

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Everybody Wins: Hospital Supply Chain Partnerships with Significant Returns

  • Room: Mandalay Bay B
Wednesday, April 27, 2016: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Accreditations: AHRMM, NASBA, ACHE

Speaker(s)

Art Gonzalez Dr. P.H., FACHE
Chief Executive Officer
Denver Health and Hospital Authority

Description

This presentation will describe how Denver Health has engaged several key suppliers to closely integrate for mutual long-term benefit. This includes sharing information, as well as risks and rewards. All require a clear understanding of expectations, open communication and information exchange, mutual trust and a common direction for the future. The ultimate goal of the partnerships is to improve quality and reduce waste within both organizations.

Track


Learning Objectives

After attending this session, participants will be able to:

* Understand benefits gained from their supplier partnerships
* Describe tangible measures such as cost savings, improved quality, reduced number of inventory items and fewer invoice/billing problems
* List the intangible benefits such as increased trust and confidence