TITLE

Focus on equipment, supplies to find hidden $$

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Aug2008, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p89
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that outpatient surgery managers should work with one specific vendor within a group purchasing organization (GPO) and reduce purchasing orders to cut costs with supplies and equipment.
ACCESSION #
33542977

 

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