Episode 22: Can we pandemic-proof the healthcare supply chain? Examining medical equipment management with Kelly Starman from PartsSource
International shipping has improved since the start of the pandemic, but hospitals are still shouldering the burden of a disrupted supply chain. Kelly Starman, chief marketing officer at PartsSource, talks with Justin about what supply chain recovery really means, how equipment management strategies can save money and improve performance at hospitals and other care facilities, and why macroeconomic trends and geopolitics should be on every facility administrator’s mind.
Justin and Kelly examine the finer details of the healthcare supply chain: Which logistical challenges are unique to medical supplies versus medical equipment? How can hospitals with numerous supply contracts simplify their spending? And is healthcare simply behind other industries when it comes to supply and equipment management?
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