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Five To Save | How Will You Handle The Forces of Disruption? | Feb 13th, 2018


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Hi All!

The healthcare supply chain is facing an unprecedented amount of disruption due to new players, new technologies, and... hurricanes? We are tracking it all for you! Here are our "Five to Save" articles for the first half of February:

  1. The market reacts!  35 healthcare executives respond to the Amazon news.
  2. Will the e-commerce model finally crack the healthcare code?
  3. Hurricane Maria exposes a real risk in the just-in-time supply chain.
  4. Looking for an improvement in your supply chain? Which processes have too many fingerprints?
  5. Blockchain, Cloud, and FDA Devices... Oh, My! Healthcare supply chain markets to grow on the back of new technology.

That's it for this edition! PLEASE comment below, email us back, etc. Tell us what you liked. What was helpful. What you’d like to see more of.


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Shane Pratt

Written by Shane Pratt

Husband, Father, Process Junkie, Software Apologist, and Avid Generalist. Shane has 20 years of experience taking new fangled products to market and re-inventing some real snoozers. He also possesses a large amount of knowledge (with various degrees of usefulness) on health and fitness. You might look at Shane's LinkedIn if you bothered to read this far since he was only allowed four sentences.