Gartner Research

The Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25 for 2016

Published: 16 November 2016

ID: G00315617

Analyst(s): Andrew Stevens , Lisa Callinan , Eric O'Daffer , Stephen Meyer

Summary

Now in its eighth year, the Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25 recognizes leadership in improving human life at sustainable costs. Supply chain leaders in the industry can identify improvement opportunities from the traits of these leading providers, manufacturers, distributors and retailers.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Concepts That Define Supply Chain Leadership in Healthcare
    • "Demand Driven" and "Patient Driven" Are More Than Patient Focus
    • Embrace Compliance as a Way to Improve Your Supply Chain, Not Just an Obligation
    • Channel Frustration With the Status Quo as a Catalyst for Action
  • Looking Forward
  • Inside the Numbers
    • The Top Five
    • Retailers
    • Distributors/Wholesalers
    • Manufacturing
    • Healthcare Providers
  • Healthcare Value Chain Capabilities
  • The Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25 Methodology
    • Manufacturers, Distributors and Pharmacies
    • Health Systems
    • Opinion Component
    • Polling Procedure
    • Composite Score

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