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New On-Demand Webinar: Reducing Costs and Environmental Impacts to Healthcare Through a Total Cost of Ownership Calculator 
Even with product total cost of ownership (TCO) calculations in mind, there are additional cost savings, and environmental and human health impacts that are often missed. Learn how a new free tool has helped reduced both.
  • Andrew Madden, Senior Director of Supply Chain Vice, Dana Farber Cancer Institute
  • Beth Eckl, Director, Environmental Purchasing Program, Practice Greenhealth
Member Price: Free | Non-Member Price: $99 
CPE Credit: 1
AHRMM Congratulates New CMRPs
Congratulations to the following individuals for receiving their Certified Resource and Materials Management (CMRP) credential in September 2017:
Brian Miller, New Haven, CT
Lauren Sekel, New London, CT
Theodore Bloschichak, Cheshire, CT
Cheri Esposito, East Haven, CT
Holly Robinson, Orange, CT
Without the subsidies, insurance markets could quickly unravel. Insurers have said they will need much higher premiums and may pull out of the insurance exchanges created under the Affordable Care Act if the subsidies were cut off. Read More.
Source: HPN Daily Update October 13, 2017
At least two hospitals in Northern California evacuated patients as deadly wildfires spread across at least 57,000 acres, destroying 1,500 structures, officials said. Read More.
Source: HPN Daily Update October 12, 2017
Baxter Healthcare Corp., in coordination with the Food and Drug Administration, has agreed to temporarily import certain intravenous drug products, such as sodium chloride, from the company's manufacturing facilities in Ireland and Australia to address shortages of critical drug products after Hurricane Maria. Read More.
Source: AHA Today October 11, 2017
More than 200 hospitals and health systems have joined Premier Inc.'s QUEST2020 collaborative to design, test, and spread new advances in care delivery across their organizations to improve outcomes and achieve success in value-based payment. Read More.
Source: HPN Daily Update - October 11, 2017
Professional Coach Mark Noon discusses the types of skills and actions that a leader needs to create a team-oriented culture. Also available as an AHRMM Podcast.
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