The supply chain has a significant influence on nearly every aspect of the clinical team. The evolving expectations of patients as consumers and the highly regulated nature of healthcare are creating unique challenges and driving change in supply chain management. These leaders will discuss the evolving relationship between the clinicians and Supply Chain, identity opportunities to improve processes and increase collaboration.
1. Define the changing relationship between the clinicians and the supply chain.
2. State trends that are short-term versus long-term changes.
3. Define what the supply chain/clinicians needs to do to better this relationship moving forward.
4. Identify the evolving expectations of patients as consumers.