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How Hospitals Can Benefit From Warehouse Management

Did you know that there are close to 6,100 hospitals in the United States? It's no shock that...

What Transparency in the Healthcare Supply Chain Looks Like

A typical company wastes 20-30% of all inventory. Obsolete inventory has posed a challenge since...

Hospital Warehouse Management: Ordering & Receiving Best Practices

Inaccurate inventory management records and data in hospital warehouses are ongoing problems. ...

The Ultimate Guide to Managing Obsolete Medical Supplies

At a typical company, 20-30% of all inventory is obsolete and wasted. Obsolete inventory has posed...

Healthcare PAR Inventory Management - Best Practices

Did you know that only two percent of companies were knowledgeable beyond Tier 2 of their supply...

How to Build Resilience in the Healthcare Supply Chain

The Covid-19 pandemic broke the already-stressed global healthcare supply chain. For months,...

How to Implement 2-Bin Kanban in Hospitals

As many people are well aware, the COVID-19 pandemic has magnified healthcare industry supply...

What You Need to Know About Standardization in Healthcare

Standardization is a vast topic in healthcare, especially in the era of personalized medicine. As...

5 Ways to Maximize Hospital Supply Room Inventory Management

It's no secret that hospitals overspend on medical supplies and inventory management labor. Yet,...