SMI driving industry discussion points to actionable strategies

Orthman, Dennis P.
January 2008
Healthcare Purchasing News;Jan2008, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p54
Trade Publication
The article reports on a new tool and an electronic transaction standards-based initiative introduced by Strategic Marketplace Initiative (SMI). SMI also provided updates on ongoing projects at the SMI Member Forum in November 2007. SMI is a nonprofit consortium of executives representing healthcare providers, medical products manufacturers, pharmaceutical and supply chain distribution companies and service businesses. It enumerates features of the New Product Introduction Management Tool.


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