Yankee Alliance Calls for Participants in Next Cardiac Rhythm Management Rapid Improvement Collaborative
ANDOVER, MA, Nov 27, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
Yankee Alliance invites interested participants to an exclusive
Cardiac Rhythm Management Rapid Improvement Collaborative, May 15-16,
at the Millennium Bostonian Hotel, located in Boston, Massachusetts.
Participants in the CRM Rapid Improvement Collaborative will receive
contracting strategies, device and reimbursement benchmarking,
department level supply utilization strategies, physician preference
card and custom procedure tray analysis. Yankee Alliance hosts
monthly conference calls and online discussion forums to ensure
organizations' implementations are successful.
Yankee Alliance Rapid Improvement Collaboratives bring together
organizations committed to implementing changes that produce
significant savings around a particular subject. This event is for
teams interested in Cardiac Rhythm Management savings at their
institution. Typical team make up is: Cardiovascular Director, Supply
Chain Director and Clinical Service Leader.
Tom Wright, SVP Operations Improvement, Yankee Alliance, says, "This
is a must attend for those interested in savings and process
improvement. Participating hospitals have saved an average of
$250,000 in CRM costs."
Southcoast Hospitals Group in Massachusetts has participated in three
collaborative programs. Vice President Laurie Mulgrew said, "The
benefits of participating in the Yankee Alliance Collaboratives are
more than we could have ever hoped for. We gained insights that
brought us savings of over $3 million, networking opportunities with
colleagues all over New England and lasting methodologies that can be
applied throughout our hospital system."
Register early to attend, event space is limited.
Information Session link:
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 2 p.m. ET
Event information links:
Event Landing Page
For more information contact:
Mary Beth Testagrossa, BSN, RN
Vice President, Clinical Services, Yankee Alliance
About Yankee Alliance
Yankee Alliance, a member of Premier Inc., is a group purchasing
organization founded in 1984 on a belief in collaboration, that
working together can achieve more than working alone. Our mission is
twofold: to work with members to reduce supply and operating expenses
through aggregation of data, purchasing, ideas and knowledge and to
excel in strategic innovations that continually assist members in
reducing their cost while recognizing their individual needs. In 2012
Yankee Alliance remains true to the foundational belief in
collaboration and has grown to over 12,800 members in all classes of
trades across all 50 states. Yankee Alliance has been recognized by
Modern Healthcare as one of the Best Places to Work in Healthcare in
2010 and 2011. For more information visit www.yankeealliance.com.
For more information or to schedule an interview with anyone quoted
above please contact; Jason Bond, Director of Marketing, Yankee
Alliance, (978) 470-2000 or at email@example.com.
Director of Marketing
SOURCE: Yankee Alliance
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