How Procurement Unlocks Value-Based Health Care
Over the past five years, health care stakeholders have begun to address the challenges of unacceptable patient outcomes, unsustainable cost increases, and low-value care by changing the way the health care industry buys and sells products and services. A new approach, value-based procurement (VBP), is already having a significant impact.
A common theme from this research is the need for greater urgency. Regardless of whether their organizations have already embraced the new approach or have not yet begun to implement VBP, all health care stakeholders agreed that they want to go further, faster. The time to act is now.