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Drive Greater Healthcare Provider Supply Chain Value Through Improved Analytics Processes

Published: 19 January 2018

ID: G00346957

Analyst(s): Noha Tohamy , Eric O'Daffer , Anita Vila-Parrish


Healthcare provider supply chains are integrating new data-driven analytics processes to identify opportunities to reduce cost and clinical outcome variation. Supply chain leaders can deliver on these opportunities by developing a robust process from desired outcome to execution.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Focus on Moving From Business Outcome to Actionable Insights by Creating a Repeatable Playbook
  • Explore: Start With the Business Outcome, and Then Move to Analytics-Enabled Supply Chain Use Cases
  • Evaluate: Design Solutions That Are Focused on End-User Needs by Deploying an Iterative Development Cycle
  • Execute: Before You Deploy Your Analytics Solution, Develop a Plan to Pilot, Monitor, Measure and Sustain the Effort

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