October 2019

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  Meet tomorrow’s supply chain leaders. Earlier this year, the Journal of Healthcare Contracting asked for nominations of young people with the energy, dedication and courage to shape tomorrow’s healthcare supply chain. As you can see, the supply chain will be in good hands.

Editor’s Letter
Where will future ‘Future Leaders’ come from?

Apples to apples
You can benchmark purchased services … with the right information

Making contracts work
Once an agreement is signed, then the tough (but rewarding) work begins

Road to recovery
Henry Schein’s disaster relief recovery symposiums are expert-led conferences designed to help local practitioners get up and recovering post-disaster

Safety first
MD Anderson created a Continuous Quality Improvement Team to ensure safety with new devices and procedures

GPOs on the front lines of healthcare

Industry workgroups look for solutions to back order and shortage issues

Healthcare Innovation
News you might have missed

Health News

Contracting News & Notes