National Survey – OR Cancellations

According to a recent national survey, “Nearly half (40 percent) of respondents revealed they’ve actually canceled a case, and more than two-thirds (69 percent) have delayed a case because of missing supplies. Furthermore, 27 percent have seen or heard of an...

Are You Maximizing Your Inventory Data Potential?

Do you view your Physical Inventory requirements as a burden to be performed?   Is your PI simply an accounting requirement with little benefit to daily operations?    Is your PI just an annoyance that takes your staff away from their primary task devoted to patient...

Achieving Inventory Consistency in a Hospital Group

During this climate of Mergers and Acquisitions in Healthcare, major decisions are being made based on data that is inconsistently collected, verified and reported.  Materials Management accounts for up to 50% (or more) of your operating expense, but consistent...

Bumps in the Road

  Clean Clinical Data is like a Picture, Road Map, and a Guide with Warnings! Yes, clean fresh data offers a visual of what is going on in your inventory. Where is it really, and is it positioned to peak performance/efficiency? Is it in an equipment room?...