About 25% of healthcare supply chain leaders don’t have a strategic plan, and many have not refreshed their strategy for the coming year.
The time for healthcare supply chain strategy is now. The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the role that supply chain plays in delivering quality patient care and keeping healthcare workers safe. Still, most CEOs do not fully understand that the end-to-end supply chain cost to serve represents 37.3% of the cost of delivering patient care.
The best healthcare supply chain strategies engage CEOs to make the supply chain more resilient, enable a digital supply chain and align to an increase in virtual care.
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- Align supply chain and IDN (integrated delivery network) objectives.
- Connect the healthcare supply chain strategy to revenue, population health initiatives and future growth plans.
- Lower the total cost of patient care.
- Prioritize the initiatives that the healthcare supply chain will pursue over the next three to five years.