Financial Operations Track: Value of a Robust Supplier Diversity Program
Date & Time
Saturday, August 22, 2020, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Supplier diversity programs enhance IDN operations and patient outcomes. Looking beyond the quotas and public relations, IDNs with robust supplier diversity programs have higher rates of innovation and generate a greater ROI. With buy-in and continued support needed across IDN operations, it can be challenging to develop strong supplier diversity programs. In this session, a panel of IDN diversity executives will discuss the building blocks of a robust supplier diversity program and the financial impact of these important programs.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Discuss the importance of strong supplier diversity programs. 
  2. Identify the building blocks of supplier diversity programs.
  3. Evaluate the overarching financial benefits of supplier diversity programs.