Gartner Research

Healthcare Provider Supply Chain Outlook, 2018

Published: 04 June 2018

ID: G00355960

Analyst(s): Stephen Meyer , Anita Vila-Parrish , Eric O'Daffer


Healthcare providers are facing disruption from a lack of succession planning, major acquisitions and a shift of patient care to outside the acute care hospital. Supply chain leaders can use this research to address these issues and improve patient care and optimize costs.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Lack of Succession Planning Stalls IDN Strategy Execution
  • Changing Healthcare Landscape Requires New Strategies
  • Shifting to Nonacute Care Settings Requires a New Supply Chain Response

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