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Getting Healthcare Reform Done with the Entire Supply Chain
Date:4/19/2011

althcare market to look like.  And our challenge is to reconcile those disagreements. Most importantly is the disagreement on the role of government. But we are in agreement on many things, like cost.  If nothing changes healthcare will be 32-percent of GDP and that is unsustainable. There is no disagreement that there is a cost problem, an access problem and a quality problem.

"We understand what's causing these problems. Transparency in the health sector is far behind other industries in our economy.  Today, we have more information about sports figures than about every provider," continued Sen. Daschle in discussing the transparency challenge in today's health care industry.

Sen. Daschle added, "You can't fix what you can't see and the healthcare marketplace is very opaque."

(For access to the Senators Bill Frist and Tom Daschle's keynote: http://www.ghx.com/supplychainsummit/live-from-the-summit.aspx )

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Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC (GHX) makes healthcare more efficient by delivering software and services that enable both healthcare providers and suppliers to increase efficiency, lower costs and deliver better patient care. With the largest footprint in healthcare supply chain management, GHX connects more than 80 percent of licensed hospital beds at U.S. hospitals, as well as providers in Canada and Europe, with the suppliers from which they purchase the majority of their medical-surgical supplies. GHX is transforming today's linear healthcare supply chain into the industry's only healthcare supply cloud, providing 360-degree visibility into areas affecting both clinical and financial performance. Working with GHX, organizations can improve business processes, automate supply chain systems and work together in a collaborative environment to solve the tough challenges facing healthcare today. GHX is owned by members of
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