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Hackensack University Medical Center selects MHS' OptIC program to provide visibility and accountability for supplies in clinical and surgical services

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SOURCE Management Health Solutions, Inc.

NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Karl Blomback, Vice President, DSS, CDM, Materials Management for Hackensack University Medical Center states, "Through the MHS OptIC Discovery process, we will be able to identify and implement opportunities to reduce supply spend with hard dollar P&L related savings. The OptIC program focuses on improving our supply chain efficiency and inventory management capabilities while delivering savings that are in addition to inventory reduction and FTE efficiency opportunities that impact the balance sheet. Once the initial implementation is complete we will benefit from improved inventory visibility and management of the distribution of all of our supplies."  Blomback continued, "During the Discovery Study, MHS was able to find significant cost savings opportunities and pinpoint where in the supply chain process we can become more efficient without addressing politically sensitive areas."

MHS' unique technology and ongoing specialty support services, collectively called OptIC, helps its clients realize significant, recurring, hard-dollar, P&L savings on their supply spend. Through its OptIC solution, MHS has been able to successfully drive significant improvements for its clients including:

  • Decreasing Off-Contract Purchasing
  • Contract Tier Pricing Optimization
  • Rebate Tracking
  • Reduction of Expired Inventory
  • Reduction in Expedited Freight Costs
  • Case Cart Optimization  

Hackensack University Medical Center is a 775-bed non-profit, research and teaching hospital located seven miles west of New York City in Hackensack, Bergen County, New Jersey. HUMC is New Jersey's largest provider of inpatient and outpatient services and is the fourth largest hospital in the nation based on admissions.

Management Health Solutions, Inc. (MHS) is a technology enabled services company that helps hospitals and integrated delivery systems decrease their supply cost and streamline supply chain operations which enhances patient safety and improves financial performance.

Contact:
Management Health Solutions
T: (888) 647 4621
Email: info@mhsinc.com

Broadgate Consultants
Christopher Woodford
T: (212) 897 5498
Email: cwoodford@broadgate.com

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