A Conversation with M. Trevor Bennett, MBA, MSN, RN, CNCR Expert Insights features conversations with healthcare professionals on topics related to innovations, challenges, and opportunities in the rapidly changing field of healthcare supply chain management. Our guest for this episode...
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Are hospitals investing enough? Ternio Newsroom Staff | May 20, 2022 The Challenge of Declining Operating Margins The numbers tell the story. Compared to pre-pandemic levels, hospital operating margins were down by 16.5% in 2021 (without CARES Act funding)[i]. In...
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What happens in the OR shouldn’t stay in the OR. Ternio Newsroom Staff | April 20, 2022 There is a famous quote that is most often attributed to author and management theory scholar Peter Drucker: “You can’t improve what you...
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Vice President of Business Development Ternio Newsroom Staff | April 2022     As a candidate for Ternio’s new role of Vice President of Business Development, Dave Crosswhite ticks all the boxes. Experience? Dave has more than 25 years in...
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Spring Into Action! Ternio Newsroom Staff | March 23, 2022 The quality of care for surgical patients depends first and foremost upon the expertise, skills, and dedication of the clinicians involved. But the case could be made that the instruments...
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The Buried Treasure of Uncollected/Unexamined Data Ternio Newsroom Staff | February 16, 2022 The entrepreneur, author, and philanthropist Peter Diamandis tells an instructive story about the value of data: Founder and former Chairman of Goldcorp, Rob McEwen had a problem. ...
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Predictions for 2022 Ternio Newsroom Staff | January 19, 2022   Patient obsession surpasses patient centricity. It indicates a single-minded, highly focused, intentional effort to listen to patients and properly adjust to their needs, expectations, and demands. Businesses have talked...
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How administrative tasks contribute to the problem, and what can be done about it Ternio Newsroom Staff | December 14, 2021 The nursing shortage that US healthcare is currently experiencing began long before the pandemic propelled it into the headlines....
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Replacing those plastic straws is great, Now, let’s focus on the OR. Ternio Newsroom Staff | November 15, 2021 5.9 million tons. That’s how much garbage is produced by the nation’s 950,000+ staffed hospital beds, according to the American Hospital...
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What the Pandemic Has Taught Us Ternio Newsroom Staff | October 14, 2021 Medical supply chain flaws, inefficiencies, and shortages have long been acknowledged as problematic among healthcare professionals. The emergence of COVID 19 and its Delta variant have highlighted...
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