Leadership may hold supply chain accountable for savings, but they shouldn’t stop there. Talented procurement and materials teams can deliver better outcomes beyond cost, positively influencing factors such as improved service level terms and quality of service. In other industries, supply chain is treated as a strategic asset, but in healthcare, it often seems that supply chain is still trying to earn its way out of the basement.
The supply chain has vast potential to alleviate revenue pressures by dropping cost savings to the bottom line. Contract improvements in purchased services categories could be the golden ticket.
Read the article “Transform Your Supply Chain into a Strategic Asset with Purchased Services” to learn why now is the time to start scrutinizing your purchased services contracts.