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Healthcare Supply Chain Best-Practice Series: Aligning Supply Chain Capabilities to Support an IDN Strategy at Banner Health

Published: 24 January 2017

ID: G00321809

Analyst(s): Eric O'Daffer , John Johnson


To meet the goals of its 2020 Vision initiative, Banner Health's supply chain must be aligned to its integrated delivery network's evolving corporate strategy. This research provides supply chain leaders at IDNs insight into how alignment drives gains in productivity and patient care.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Supply Chain Alignment Allows Banner Health to Meet Its Goals During Its 20-Year Strategic Business Plan
    • The Turnaround, or "Fix It," Stage Targeted Disparate Practices
    • The Performance, or "Do It," Stage Focused on Building Trust With Senior Executives
    • Supply Chain Played a Key Role in Evaluating Expansion Opportunities During the Growth Stage
    • The Innovation Stage Relied on Documenting Supply Chain Best Practices
    • The Industry Leadership Stage Is Focused on Quality
  • Strategic Alignment Drives Solid Efficiencies at Banner as 2020 Approaches
  • Beyond 2020: Supply Chain Must Embrace the Digital Roadmap of Its Customers and Connect With Consumer-Oriented Healthcare

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