MHS is pleased to sign on with GS1 Healthcare US, a trusted source that delivers industry standards, innovative products, services, and solutions for a business's most pressing supply chain challenges
Fairfield, CT (PRWEB) December 8, 2009
Management Health Solutions, Inc. (MHS), the leading provider of clinical inventory management services, has elected to join GS1 Healthcare US as a Healthcare Solution Provider, it was announced today by MHS' President and CEO, Bill Zierolf.
Established in 2005, GS1 Healthcare US is a voluntary, global and industry-led healthcare user group that directs the healthcare sector in the development and implementation of global standards. GS1 Healthcare US brings together experts in healthcare to enhance patient safety and increase supply chain efficiencies through the adoption and wide-scale implementation of GS1 global standards.
By choosing to enroll with GS1 Healthcare US, MHS joins a full range of healthcare stakeholders including healthcare providers, pharmacies, industry associations, group purchasing organizations, manufacturers, distributors, and technology solution providers. The group develops a variety of tools and resources for use by the healthcare industry, including standards implementation guidelines, standards-based solutions for healthcare's specific needs, case studies of successful applications, as well as training and education.
"MHS is pleased to sign on with GS1 Healthcare US, a trusted source that delivers industry standards, innovative products, services, and solutions for a business's most pressing supply chain challenges," said Zierolf. "MHS and GS1 Healthcare US share similar goals in that we are both committed to being part of the solution for healthcare providers. We hope to help shape future global standards in healthcare while at the same time forcing costs out of the supply chain."
As a provider of reliable solutions for reducing the cost and streamlining the management of clinical inventory supplies, MHS helps its clients build a supply chain that is flexible, sustainable and technologically robust. The company's Optimal Inventory Control℠ solution (OPTIC℠) draws on extensive experience in supply chain management and detailed knowledge of the latest technologies, leading supply chain practices and implementation methodologies. MHS' state-of-the-art tracking software and programs are in use among leading hospitals throughout the country, helping them to reduce costs and waste, as well as increase profits and efficiency. Joining GS1 Healthcare US is expected to further assist MHS on its mission to help hospitals better manage the flow of their clinical inventory supplies.
For more information about GS1 Healthcare US™ please visit http://www.gs1us.org/healthcare
About Management Health Solutions, Inc.
Management Health Solutions, Inc. (MHS) is the leading provider of an integrated inventory management solution designed to dramatically reduce clinical supply inventory cost and streamline clinical supply chain operations which enhances patient safety and improves financial performance. MHS combines 'best-in-class' professional services with content solutions, benchmarks and leading edge technology enabling hospitals to generate a measurable return on investment. MHS serves individual hospitals and integrated delivery networks in North America. http://www.mhsinc.com