Plexxus CIO Presenting at HSCN’s National Healthcare Supply Chain Conference

On Wednesday May 15, Lauren Bell, Senior Manager of Innovation and Strategic Partnerships at Plexxus, will be presenting at HSCN’s National Healthcare Supply Chain Conference on “Innovation in Procurement: A Framework for Creating Value and Mobilizing Supply Chain Transformation”.  Lauren will be delivering the presentation with Dov Klein, Senior Director – Consulting and Deals Practice, PwC Canada.Success through Synergy Conference Banner

The HSCN Healthcare Supply Chain Conference is the foremost gathering place for healthcare supply chain professionals. This year’s theme is ‘Success Through Synergy’ and the conference will explore strategic ideas, innovative tactics and best practices in supply chain that lead to optimizing patient outcomes.

Lauren and Dov’s presentation will focus on unpacking the essential innovation and value-based procurement challenges facing Canada, as well as approaches to successfully overcome these challenges. They will review Plexxus’ innovation procurement decision-making approach and discuss how it enables value-based healthcare in Ontario by fostering new approaches to driving value at multiple parts of the healthcare system i.e. patients, providers, hospitals and vendor community.

Several successful projects will be highlight such as the provincial value-based procurement initiative of ICD/CRTs on which Plexxus collaborated with CorHealth Ontario and the Office of the Chief Health Innovation Strategic/MOHLTC.

After attending the presentation, participants will be able to articulate the challenging system level barriers to innovation, understand opportunities to modernize our approaches to driving value through practical examples and learn how to build capacity for innovation and strategic partnerships within their organizations.