ASC supply chain tip of the day: Find product alternatives

 

ASCs should have a plan in place for continuing operations when a supply chain shortage occurs, according to Cheryl Poplaski, Vizient's senior director of supply chain operations.

Ms. Poplaski shared the following tip with Becker's ASC Review:

"Taking the time and effort in advance to plan for shortages and stock-out situations will prepare your team quickly and efficiently when a disruption occurs. It will give you the ability to provide your organization with information, alternatives and product updates on a timely basis."

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