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Strategic Sourcing & Supply Chain Consulting

Reduce Time. Save Money. Increase Profitability.

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INDUSTRY PROBLEM

Clinical product sourcing projects are manual, time-consuming, and have high opportunity costs for most hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers.

SHS SOLUTION

Our Strategic Sourcing Program offers the optimal combination of technology and professional services to quickly unlock savings across 50+ clinical spend categories.

Sourcing & Consulting Services

STRATEGIC SOURCING PROGRAM

Our flagship service offers an innovative clinical spend management solution for hospitals, health systems, and ambulatory surgery centers. The comprehensive program brings together extensive healthcare sourcing and project management experience with an industry leading supply chain technology platform.

Key Financial & Operational Benefits of the Program
  • Data Management
  • Product Price Benchmarking
  • Cost Reduction Strategy Development
  • Contract Negotiations & Cost Savings Implementation
  • Results Tracking

SUPPLY CHAIN OPERATIONAL ASSESSMENT

For healthcare organizations, supply chain spending is second only to labor as a major operating cost. Today, healthcare leaders are taking a closer look at their supply chain operations for enhanced value.

INTERIM SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTIONS

Our bench of experienced healthcare supply chain leaders will ensure your hospital’s supply chain department stays on track and on budget in the event of a vacancy in leadership or the need of special projects.

PURCHASED SERVICES CONSULTING

With Purchased Services representing 15 to 20 percent of a health system’s total expenses, it’s vital to strategically drive savings throughout. We combine an insight-driven approach with subject-matter expertise, industry best practices and national market intelligence to help you make smarter decisions.

CUSTOM PROCEDURE PACK PROGRAM

Working alongside our supplier partner, American Contract Systems (ACS), we help make it simple, easy, and cost-effective to manage the quality and cost of your custom packs.

VALUE ANALYSIS PROGRAM

Is your Value Analysis Program contributing to improving clinical quality and reducing costs?

SHS and our Value Analysis Professionals are here to provide your organization the resources and tools needed to develop, advance and advise your Value Analysis Program.

Technology

SHS has a partnership with Curvo, the industry leader in clinical spend management technology. Curvo’s technology platform provides enhanced analytics, a substantial reduction in contract cycle time, and automated comparison of your spending to market performance.

The joint SHS-Curvo solution is the perfect blend of technology and professional services that deliver real results with a hard dollar ROI.

Featured Client Successes

SHS was “responsive, proactive, and had experience with the vendors we used.” Craig Filippi, Administrator

“What I liked best was that [SHS was] very mindful of the physicians’ needs.” Michelle Oxford, CEO

“It’s one thing to say we’re saving $200,000. Now we can prove it [thanks to SHS].” Shannon Maize, Director

SHS Leadership

Joseph A. Jackson

Joseph A. Jackson

Joel R. Appleberry

Joel R. Appleberry