Monthly Archives: September 2015

Why Standardization and Commitment in the Supply Chain Makes Sense

by Brent Johnson, Intalere President and CEO Today’s healthcare supply chain professionals are eager for frameworks that can assist them in analyzing and improving their supply chain for maximum effectiveness. One of the most direct and effective ways to streamline processes and reduce costs is through standardization and volume commitment. Identifying and eliminating duplication, in […]

Intalere Member Best Practice Spotlight: Parkview Health Courier Service Optimization and Cost Savings

We continue our series highlighting how our members are implementing innovative solutions to reduce costs with Parkview Health, illustrating how they streamlined their courier service operations. Issue Parkview Health had an unmanaged contract for internal courier service which had grown out of control with increased costs and inefficiencies. Solution Parkview Health developed a process which […]

Member Best Practice Spotlight: Towner County Medical Center – Saving a Rural Hospital

We continue our monthly series focused on how our members are tackling their daily challenges through innovative solutions with Towner County Medical Center, illustrating how they worked with Intalere and other partners to implement a financial turnaround. Issue Towner County Medical Center (TCMC) was on the path to becoming one of the casualties we hear […]