Top 10 Supply Chain Management Consulting/Service Companies - 2019
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Top 10 Supply Chain Management Consulting/Service Companies - 2019

The drive to promote value-based healthcare is gradually impacting the supply chain sector, fueling investments in emerging technology. Driven by the need for delivering quality care at affordable cost, healthcare organizations are seeking to capture precise and comprehensive data by leveraging robust technological solutions.

As healthcare systems develop programs to address the social determinants to health, the supply chain will bolster the efforts in promoting primary and secondary prevention. The primary objective of supply chain management is ensuring end-to-end visibility of information among suppliers, manufacturers, distributors, and customers, which will enable them to identify the pain points and streamline the entire process. Further, the incorporation of RFID, supply utilization management, and virtual centralization will bring enhanced visibility and accuracy into the supply chain operations. Equipped with robust solutions, healthcare organizations can enhance the level of cooperation and control costs more effectively.

Motivated by the innovative trends transforming the industry, this issue of Healthcare Tech Outlook is elaborately crafted to assist you in fostering productive partnerships and improving the performance of healthcare supply chains. In this edition, we have compiled a list of Top 10 Supply Chain Management Consulting/Service Companies 2019 to highlight the companies making significant contributions to the healthcare sector in 2019. Armed with robust and innovative technological capabilities, the featured service providers are set to revolutionize the healthcare landscape. This edition also blends thought leadership, from subject-matter experts with real-life stories, on what selected vendors are doing for their clients, including exclusive insights from CIOs and CXOs. We hope it brings enhanced innovation and growth in your organizations.

We present to you Healthcare Tech Outlook, “Top 10 Supply Chain Management Consulting/ Service Companies - 2019.”

Top Supply Chain Management Consulting/Service Companies

Founded in 1985, BIG Inventory came up with a winning formula of combining healthcare professionals with technology for efficient results. BIG calls this formula, BERTHA—Bringing Employees, Resources, and Technology to Hospital Audits. Unlike other service providers that rely on temporary staff with a superficial knowledge of medical inventory and code of conduct, the company has harnessed a specialized career-oriented staff that follows industry best practices to support care delivery. BIG’s professionals leverage the company’s technology system to guide clients in rightsizing their inventory. Built in-house to meet the unique needs of the healthcare industry, the analytics-based system provides actionable insights

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Ron Denton & Associates (RDA) provides performance improvement and interim management services as well as the cloud-based inventory and space optimization solution—Demand Logic. Driven by the ‘teach a man to fish’ philosophy, RDA is a homecoming of sorts to the values that Denton has harnessed for decades. Since its inception, the company is helping the healthcare supply chain industry address the evolving challenges niggling at its feet. The company not only identifies fundamental factors that are critical to performance but also designs and implements strategies to complete their projects on time, on target, and on budget

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Cardinal Health

Cardinal Health

Cardinal Health is a global, integrated healthcare services and products company, providing customized solutions for hospitals, healthcare systems, pharmacies, ambulatory surgery centers, clinical laboratories, and physician offices worldwide. The company provides clinically-proven medical products and pharmaceuticals and cost-effective solutions that enhance supply chain efficiency from hospital to home. Cardinal Health connects patients, providers, payers, pharmacists, and manufacturers for integrated care coordination and better patient management. The services provided by Cardinal Health are healthcare services, supply chain, pharmaceutical distribution, medical product distribution, operating room products, patient safety, and direct-to-home medical supplies distribution

Gibson Consulting

Gibson Consulting

Headquartered in Chicago and backed by 40 years of experience, Gibson Consulting is an operational consulting firm focused on global supply chain implementation and purchasing, transportation logistics and distribution, sales and marketing improvement, and manufacturing efficiency – all linked together through skill-based training. Gibson combines the benefits of a large, global consulting firm with the personal, attentive service of a boutique firm. They specialize in serving Fortune 1,000 manufacturing companies, private equity groups, and privately held distributors and manufacturers across a host of industries. Strategic Sourcing, Transportation & Distribution Management, Sourcing IT Infrastructure Improvement, Skill-Based Training, Global Sourcing, Supply Chain Analytics, Data Analysis are some of the services provided by the company

Intalere

Intalere

Intalere’s mission focuses on elevating the operational health of America’s healthcare providers by designing tailored, smart solutions that deliver optimal cost, quality, and clinical outcomes. Intalere strive to be the essential partner for operational excellence in healthcare through customized solutions that address customers’ individual needs. Founded in 1986 the company provide services like healthcare supply chain, healthcare group purchasing organization, reducing healthcare costs, improving healthcare quality, customized supply chain solutions, healthcare supply chain savings, healthcare consulting, supply chain consulting, healthcare operations, healthcare consulting, healthcare analytics supply chain management, healthcare careers, pharmacy consulting and many more

Premier

Premier

Premier is a healthcare improvement company uniting an alliance of approximately 4,000 U.S. hospitals and health systems and more than 175,000 other providers and organizations. Established in 1967, Premier is a public company headquartered in Charlotte, NC. Premier strives to deliver more for health systems. Premier is more than a GPO, by combining robust analytics with consulting and advocacy; they are changing the healthcare landscape for the better. The company provides several transformative solutions like supply chain, quality improvement, pharmacy, applied sciences, finance and operations, and data and analytics

Provista

Provista

Founded in 1994, Provista is a group purchasing powerhouse. Provista started as an invaluable supply chain partner for the health care industry. Since then, they have expanded to meet the needs of small business and hospitality members, providing the best-priced supplies, a robust contract portfolio, insightful benchmarking, and much more. The company is providing solutions to increase savings and improve efficiencies. Smarter Purchasing Solutions, Cost Reduction, Supply Chain Expertise, Supply Chain Solutions, Employee Discount Program, Long-Term Care, Surgical Care, Home Health Care, Physicians Offices, Clinics, Business, Ambulatory Surgery, Home Infusion, Hospitality, GPO, Group Purchasing, Urgent Care, Diagnostic Imaging are the solutions offered by the company

Sedlak Management Consultants

Sedlak Management Consultants

Sedlak is a comprehensive supply chain and distribution logistics advisory firm delivering remarkable experience since 1958. Sedlak is a privately held company headquartered in Cleveland, OH. The services offered by the company are strategic planning, facility and operations design, information systems and optimization, process improvement, project management, material handling solutions, transportation management, inventory planning, and optimization. The company serves several organizations like The Palm Tree Group, Vitacost, VWR international, Regional Healthcare System, United Parcel Service, Large Academic Healthcare Institution, Owens Corning Corporation, Ascena Retail Group, Fresh Mark and many more

Vantage Point Logistics

Vantage Point Logistics

Vantage Point Logistics is a logistics company that offers transparent pricing for hospitals, universities, and research institutions. VPL works with all of the major carriers (FedEx, UPS, DHL, and more), helps to find the best rates for its customers, and then allows them to manage their own carrier contracts to control their costs and receive any earned volume discounts. Freight management, inbound freight, technology, supply chain management, supply chain technology, supply chain visibility, shipping technology, inbound freight management, supply chain software, software, and freight management software are Vantage’s key specialties

VIE Healthcare Consulting

VIE Healthcare Consulting

VIE Healthcare Consulting is a consulting service provider with a proven capability through its in-house expertise and internal resources to analyze all of the non-labor costs to improve the operating margins and economics of organizations dramatically. Since 1999, the business has been delivering cost expertise to optimize the organizational spend performance of healthcare organizations. We execute on speed and performance with unparalleled results. Some of VIE’s key functionalities include purchased services, supply chain consulting, hospital IT cost reduction, physician preference items, perioperative consulting, data analytics, spend data analysis, invoice ROI, line-item analysis, lean consulting, operational assessments, operating room performance improvement assessments, negotiation training, and patient improvement scores