AHRMM White Papers
White papers serve as resources for exploring and confronting the challenges and complexities faced in the supply chain field. AHRMM welcomes new additions to its library. In addition to white papers, AHRMM Fellow (FAHRMM) papers are included in the white paper repository. Note: viewing certain papers are a member-only benefit.
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A recap of the Executive Thought Leader Forum hosted by AHRMM on August 6, 2012, to discuss the transforming healthcare environment.
July 02, 2012 | Content Areas: Strategic Planning | Tags: Benchmarking, Cost Management, Inventory Management, Physician Preference, Regulatory, Reimbursement | Formats: White Paper
A case-study describing Banner Health's implementation of a strategic initiative to address supply utilization across seven states in 23 facilities.
May 29, 2012 | Content Areas: Procurement | Tags: Contracting, Inventory Management, Strategic Sourcing, Suppliers | Formats: White Paper
Focusing on strategic sourcing is a must in today's challenging healthcare environment for any organization. This AHRMM Fellow paper examines what exactly is strategic sourcing, and what are its benefits. The paper addresses several leading practices helping to achieve sustainable results, including identifying opportunities by conducting a strategic sourcing process, preparing a supplier profile, understanding supplier risk and recognizing dynamics of a supplier market.
March 05, 2012 | Content Areas: Procurement | Tags: Benchmarking, Cost Management, Inventory Management, Suppliers | Formats: White Paper
This Fellow paper examines internal supply chain processes and hospital management principles that are expected to bring best results - reduced costs and improved quality of care - in the new value-based purchasing model.
December 01, 2011 | Content Areas: Finance | Tags: Cost Management, Legislative, Regulatory, Reimbursement, Sustainability | Formats: White Paper
This white paper explores the realities facing healthcare delivery, some of the new models being developed and what they could mean for the supply chain.
October 03, 2011 | Content Areas: Leadership | Tags: Cost Management, Group Purchasing Organizations, Physician Preference, Reimbursement | Formats: White Paper
A thought-provoking report on the broad range of strategic issues and challenges confronting today’s supply chain executives. The report presents perspectives of 26 seasoned healthcare supply chain executives who attended the Executive Thought Leader Event, sponsored by VHA, held on August 8, 2011, during AHRMM11 Annual Conference in Boston, Massachusetts.
August 01, 2011 | Content Areas: Strategic Planning | Tags: Change Management, Cost Management, Data Standards, Reimbursement, UDI | Formats: White Paper
The purpose of this white paper is to explore which supply chain practices are most applicable and/or can be adapted to the needs of healthcare. In addition, executives with leading healthcare delivery organizations provide their perspectives on how to put these concepts into practice.