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Survey Finds Supply Chain Tasks Causing Stress for Clinicians and Impacting Patient Care
Clinicians report spending more than twice the amount of time they would like to on supply chain-related tasks, and as a result have less time with patients and increased stress levels, according to the fourth annual Cardinal Health Hospital Supply Chain Survey. Additionally, 25 percent of those managing supply chains – along with 20 percent of clinicians – say that supply chain tasks “stress them out.” Read full release
The Real Impact of Healthcare Supply Chain Inefficiencies
Results show potential risks to clinician satisfaction, productivity and patient care, while also uncovering opportunities for distributors to support positive outcomes.
For hospitals and health systems, product variation within surgical packs can lead to inefficiencies and excess spending. Through a greater focus on standardization, they can ensure they are optimizing their packs.