Why Hospitals are Notorious for Supply Waste

surgical supply waste

Hospitals play a critical role in providing healthcare services to patients. However, they are also notorious for supply waste, particularly in the context of surgical procedures. This waste occurs in multiple ways including items that are opened during a surgery or procedure but not used, overordering of items that end up expiring on the shelf […]

From Innovation to Value: 3 Key Takeaways From The ViVE 2023 Health Conference

The ViVE 2023 Health Conference brought together healthcare professionals, researchers, digital health startups, and policymakers to discuss the future of healthcare. The conference was held in Nashville and featured a range of presentations, discussions, and workshops on various topics. Three key takeaways have been identified that will shape the future of healthcare over the coming […]

How Smart Hospitals are Making the Case for Sustainable Supply Management

Sustainability is no longer a buzzword. In response to the environmental challenges of our era, corporate sustainability has become integral to brand differentiation, customer loyalty, and business success. It’s no longer just the right thing to do — it’s good business. Large hospitals, medical device manufacturers, and health systems are taking an active role in […]