Navigation Links
Intalere Illuminated Path Podcast Series Debuts Episode 3, “Using Value Analysis Processes, Health Economics and Big Data to Create Value for Organizations”

Intalere, the healthcare industry leader in delivering optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes, recently debuted Episode 3 of its Illuminated Path podcast series, “Using Value Analysis Processes, Health Economics and Big Data to Create Value for Organizations.” This episode features Bob Yokl, senior vice president and chief operating officer of SVAH Solutions, offering insights from a more than 25-year career as an expert in healthcare value analysis.

With host Lori Pilla, vice president of Intalere Supply Chain Solutions, Yokl discusses supporting healthcare organizations in maximizing profits and efficiencies within their supply chain through value analysis, as well as methods and trends in big data that create value for all healthcare organizations.

“One popular definition of value analysis focuses on the equation, ‘cost over quality’ and I see that as a misconception,” said Yokl. “It really is more cost over function. Qualities can be subjective, whether a product is a good quality product or not. But a function or a clinical requirement is what we're really trying to meet with value analysis in any study format.”

Topics included in the discussion are:

  • Defining value analysis and how it has evolved, especially over the past decade.
  • Quality vs. function when determining value.
  • The value analysis funneling process.
  • The struggle to get meaningful data, including turning big data into small meaningful data.
  • The need for robust tools and databases.
  • The challenge of physician engagement.
  • The importance of a value analysis function in healthcare organizations of all sizes.

Yokl asserted that in the era of value-based healthcare, value analysis professionals, with the proper training, mentoring and tools are critical for organizations to maximize their cost reduction and care quality goals.

The value analysis podcast is the third episode in a new Intalere series entitled, Illuminated Path, shining a light on healthcare's best operational practices. The first podcast focused on the importance of provider organizations and physicians educating themselves on MACRA. The second covered the concept of shared-decision making in the supply chain. You can listen to this episode and subscribe to Illuminated Path via iTunes or anywhere you subscribe to podcasts.

About Intalere
Intalere’s mission focuses on elevating the operational health of America’s healthcare providers by designing tailored, smart solutions that deliver optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes. We strive to be the essential partner for operational excellence in healthcare through customized solutions that address customers’ individual needs. We assist our customers in managing their entire non-labor spend, providing innovative technologies, products and services, and leveraging the best practices of a provider-led model. As Intalere draws on the power of our owner Intermountain Healthcare’s nationally-recognized supply chain expertise and leadership in technology, process improvement, and evidence-based clinical and business best practices, we are uniquely positioned to be the innovation leader in the healthcare industry. Visit to learn more.

Read the full story at

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2017 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Intalere’s Emerging Technology Show Spotlights Pioneering Solutions and Businesses
2. Intalere Elevate 2017 Member Meeting Shares Strategies to Transform Supply Chain Performance and Value Creation
3. Accomplished Healthcare Supply Chain Strategist Calvin Wright Joins Intalere as Sr. Vice President, Solutions Management
4. Intalere Debuts Illuminated Path Podcast Series with“Make Plans for MACRA” Discussion with Huron Healthcare Expert
5. Intalere Invites Suppliers to Participate in Emerging Technology Trade Show at Elevate 2017 Meeting
6. Intalere Executive Forum to Offer Pathways to Success for Healthcare Leaders
7. Intalere Releases Inflationary Update for Healthcare Supplies
8. Intalere Member Conference Honors Member and Supplier Achievements, Sets Course for New Era for Company and Customers
9. Intalere Names Julius Heil as President and CEO Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management Expert to Lead Company’s Continuing Transformation
10. Intalere Member Conference Highlights Supply Chain Transformation and Collaboration for Member and Suppliers
11. Intalere Announces 2016 Member Achievement Awards
Post Your Comments:
(Date:8/14/2019)... N.H. (PRWEB) , ... August 13, 2019 , ... New ... the heart-healthy antioxidant resveratrol, today announced an expansion of its line of CBD-infused coffees ... 300 mg of CBD in a 12-oz bag. , “We are excited to ...
(Date:8/14/2019)... PLEASANT HILL, Calif. (PRWEB) , ... August 13, 2019 , ... ... has welcomed Maria P. Falaschi, vice president of operations and information technology, and Elie ... growing executive team as part of New U Life’s commitment to expanding its corporate ...
(Date:8/12/2019)... (PRWEB) , ... August 12, 2019 , ... Eco ... Boulevard #315 in Pembroke Pines, Florida 33027. For over 25 years, Eco Pump Services ... and septic tank pumping services . Eco Pump’s steady five-star ratings and ...
(Date:8/12/2019)... ... August 12, 2019 , ... ... the $56,595,000 Series 2019A&B Bonds for Lesley University, which is currently rated A-/Stable ... 2019 Bonds will be used primarily to refund the outstanding debt on the ...
(Date:8/9/2019)... ... , ... The Los Angeles employment law lawyers at Blumenthal Nordrehaug Bhowmik ... Food Markets, Inc., failed to provide their California employees with meal and rest periods ... lawsuit, Case No. 19STCV26728, is currently pending in the Los Angeles County Superior Court ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:8/16/2019)... ... August 16, 2019 , ... The ... Bend Emergency Physicians (SBEP) of Indiana as a member group. , SBEP is ... South Bend. , SBEP sought out the AAEM-PG for administrative and practice ...
(Date:8/16/2019)... NEW YORK (PRWEB) , ... August 16, 2019 ... ... first-in-class brain aminopeptidase inhibitor (BAPAI) that could potentially treat treatment-resistant hypertension by acting ... that there are around 150 million people worldwide that are affected by treatment-resistant ...
(Date:8/16/2019)... ... August 16, 2019 , ... Today, Point-of-Care Partners announced Government ... has joined the company as a Government Affairs and Health IT Strategist. In ... standards organizations to advance use of health IT for comprehensive medication management. , ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: