are the Hospitals Leading Cause of Overpayment
Inventory controllers often spend too much time auditing cases that contain rep delivered implants and products.
Historically, implantable devices have been extremely hard for the hospital to manage. Bill-only implants add an additional layer of complexity due to their just-in-time nature and wide-range of selectable options. In most cases, hospitals deal with hundreds of unique bill-only suppliers, each providing thousands of items."
The process of manually tracking implants for bill - only procedures directly results in:
Hospital overspending due to conflicts in contract
Taking more than 3x as long to release payment.
Overburdened clinical staff due to excess paperwork.
the wrong price or product used in surgery.
Example of a Manually
Submitted PO Request