Former GPO exec: 'Still huge opportunity to take cost out'

John Strong, founding CEO of Consorta, a group purchasing organization, on what hospital CFOs need to know about non-labor cost management

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Historically, hospital supply chain departments haven’t made the investments necessary to find new opportunities for savings. In this video, John Strong, a former group purchasing president and current Advisory Board advisor, gives his guidance to hospital executives on creating value in non-labor spend.

For more information on the Advisory Board’s resources in comprehensive non-labor spend management, contact Parris Grieder at or 202-266-5437.

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