Reflections on the Supply Chain – Part IV

In our newest article about the healthcare supply chain, we discuss the misalignment of C-suite expectations. The traditional reaction of hospitals to rising supply-related costs has largely been to ask contracting departments to obtain price reductions from vendors. Contracting staff achieves this through contract negotiations with vendors, and they have hundreds, if not thousands of […]

February 4, 2019

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Reflections on the Supply Chain – Part III

This third article of our series about the healthcare supply chain talks about three common and harmful misconceptions that are preventing hospitals from achieving their cost-cutting and waste prevention goals. Here’s a quick snapshot of it. First, many managers and their organizations argue that they will not, or cannot, implement an inventory management solution if […]

January 2, 2019

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Reflections on the Supply Chain – Part II

I hope you saw the second article of our new series about the healthcare supply chain that was released last week. Here’s a summary of it but I urge you to read the entire article HERE. There’s a major dilemma in the healthcare supply chain that we’ve witnessed at many client sites: supply costs are […]

December 11, 2018

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Reflections on the Supply Chain – Part I

Yesterday we released the first article of our educational new series about the healthcare supply chain. Here’s a little summary of our main points, but we urge you to read the entire article here! In it we reflect on how the healthcare supply chain and inventory management functions are fighting an uphill battle to gain […]

November 20, 2018

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Showcasing VueBin at AHRMM17

Last week’s AHRMM17 was particularly exciting as we had the opportunity to showcase our newest solution VueBin, a Cloud-based RAIN RFID-powered Kanban inventory management system. VueBin allows users to manage all Med-Surg or typically high velocity and inexpensive or non-chargeable supplies that are essential to all procedures or case carts. VueBin was a big draw […]

July 31, 2017

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Introducing VueTray and VueSurg

At the OR Business Management Conference in New Orleans last week, we were very excited to demonstrate a beta version of our two newest clinical documentation applications, VueTray and VueSurg. They are part of VUEMED’s ecosystem of solutions built on the VueTrack technology platform and work seamlessly with our other SaaS and Cloud-based applications. VueTray […]

February 9, 2017

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Bringing RAIN RFID Technology to Healthcare

For the first time ever, VUEMED and Impinj held a webinar last week to talk about their partnership to bring RAIN RFID technology solutions to their healthcare clients. RAIN RFID is a passive UHF RFID based wireless technology standard that has connected over 15 billion items to the internet over the years, enabling businesses and […]

October 18, 2016

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Introducing VueTrack-Mobile

At AHRMM16 in San Diego last week, VUEMED was pleased to launch VueTrack-Mobile, the newest addition to its ecosystem of UHF RFID solutions, designed to vastly improve supply chain management, data accuracy and clinical documentation. This hand-held technology was met with great enthusiasm by representatives of hospitals and manufacturers because of the flexibility it offers […]

August 9, 2016

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Adopting Global Standards for the Supply Chain

In October our CEO, Arnold Chazal, participated in the 5th GS1 Supply Chain Week in Australia. Here are some of his reflections… 1) The adoption of global standards and effective technology is essential for tracking medical devices and products throughout the healthcare supply chain, from the point of manufacture to the point of use in […]

November 18, 2015

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