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Novation Offers Scholarships to Attend an Executive Development Program for Minority-Owned Business Owners at Dartmouth

“The complexities of the health care supply chain often prove challenging for minority-owned suppliers. Fortunately, these challenges are not unsurmountable and can be overcome through education and training,” said Mark Cartwright, director of supplier diversity, Novation. As part of its ongoing commitment to increase the level of diversity among… More >

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VHA Helps You Identify a Gap between Current Performance and Leading Practices

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Same is true with a VHA Leading Practice Blueprint®. The blueprints use a visual story format that can reveal possible “gaps” by comparing a hospital’s existing practices to a leading practice. In 2007, VHA created blueprints as an innovative ... More>


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Novation Celebrates ASHP’s Pharmacy Week by Offering Webinar Series

Novation is joining in the celebration of The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) “National Hospital & Health System Pharmacy Week” by offering a complimentary webinar series for hospital pharmacy staff Oct. 18-24. ASHP’s annual event was developed to recognize the contributions of hospital pharmacists and pharmacy technicians who… More >

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Enlist Physicians During the Clinical-Quality Value Analysis Process

Today, physicians want to be engaged members of an organization’s communication and collaboration framework. This is a key message in the Healthcare Finance News article, “Clinical integration can lead to cost reduction,” that features VHA’s Zee Robertson, senior director of performance ... More>

Supply Chain


VHA Helps DCH Health Save More Than $5 Million in Supply Costs

DCH Health System faced potential reductions of more than $20 million from some familiar culprits: the Affordable Care Act, general reimbursement reductions, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid audit program take-backs and new pension funding requirements. Nina Dusang, ... More>
  • HHS Releases Proposed Anti-discrimination Rule

    Washington-Update-72On Sept. 3, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) released a proposed rule describing how it will enforce nondiscrimination in health programs and activities. The Affordable Care Act included a provision that prohibits consumers from being denied health services or health coverage or being discriminated against in… More >

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