25.03.13 – Clinical Services Journal: highlights INVERTO’s healthcare procurement projects in the NHS
The UK Government believes that the NHS could save £1.2 billion through improved procurement and the February issue of Clinical Services Journal highlighted the potential from just one category of spend; orthopaedics.
The article highlights INVERTO’s work in this area for a number of hospital Trusts and shows how the effective combination of clinical knowledge and commercial expertise can deliver very significant savings.
You can read the article here
Orthopaedics is a complex but very competitive supply market but many hospital organisations do not have the specialist procurement knowledge to take advantage of this.
There are opportunities to make significant savings. But it requires detailed market knowledge and excellent clinical engagement.