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Best Practices for Using Gartner's Logistics Maturity Methodology for Integrated Delivery Networks

Published: 23 November 2016

ID: G00319692

Analyst(s): Eric O'Daffer , Lisa Callinan, James Lisica

Summary

IDNs are placing emphasis on logistics operations as a source of cost optimization and an opportunity to improve patient care. Supply chain leaders can use Gartner's Logistics Maturity Methodology to assess current capabilities, define what logistics excellence is and build a strategy to achieve it.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Determine Your Strategic Goals Using Gartner's Logistics Maturity Methodology
    • Functional Alignment
    • Cross-Functional Integration
    • Stakeholder Value Delivery
  • Evaluate Baseline Logistics Capabilities and Prioritize Optimization Initiatives Based on the Relative Maturity of Your Supply Chain
  • Develop a Communications Plan Around the Maturity Journey Focusing on Success Stories From Others

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