Hospital

These are troubled times. Does your hospital have what it takes to create a platform?

Compared with traditional businesses, most platform businesses have thrived during the covid pandemic. Hospitals have all the elements to become platforms, all they need is an access point, a data-centric model and leaders to take the initiative. How are traditional businesses different from platforms? Traditional businesses own or lease all their assets so that they […]

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With the COVID-19 Demand Disruptions 3rd Party Logistics has gained, can hospitals gain too?

Rob O’Byrne from the Logistics Bureau and Saul Resnick, CEO Australia, New Zealand, & CEO Healthcare APAC at DHL Supply Chain, spoke about the impact of COVID-19 crisis on the supply chain environment for 3rd party logistics providers. Logistics providers have grown stronger from the crisis, however, will the internal hospital supply chain grow stronger […]

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Now, Toby Hall can start a healthcare movement

I want to draw a connection between Julie Kliger’s newsletter on LinkedIn and Toby Hall’s opinion piece on ABC News. With the coronacrisis, government rules and payment constraints are being lifted to encourage wider use of virtual care. Julie Kliger, Joe Pine and Kim Korn amongst many others see this as a silver lining. It broadens the choices for the healthcare consumer and provides healthcare with innovative options.

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COVID-19 and Material Shortages in Hospitals

The retail out-of-stocks due to the COVID-19 pandemic highlights what hospitals have long been contending with. The situation has now become worse. Hospital imprest store shelves are often bare, even though sufficient stock is available in the hospital. How can a hospital can have sufficient stock, yet have no items on their shelves? This is […]

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