Curvo Co-Founder, Andy Perry, will join Pam Deeter, VP of Finance at St. Elizabeth Healthcare, to present Confessions of a VP of Finance on Tuesday, August 14th at 2:30 pm CST at this year’s annual AHRMM Conference.

Session Details:

Executive leadership needs practical knowledge of how cost savings can be understood and managed to create value for the physician while understanding and reducing supply expenses.   With the continued proliferation of bundled payments and performance-based risk in general, the supply chain has a unique opportunity to get strategic. Top performing organizations integrate physician leadership and robust information resources to engineer cost out of care.

This presentation will walk through a total joints contracting projects and the steps the organization took to engage and align with physicians, right-size supply chain staff, and successfully implement a major sourcing initiative in orthopedic implants.

Participants will hear the real-life ups and downs and lessons learned of supply chain transformation through the eyes of a Director of Supply Chain.


Learning Outcome 1
Leave this session armed with a process through which to win leadership and physician buy-in for their strategic sourcing efforts.

Learning Outcome 2
Learn the steps a provider took to simplify case cost visibility and align with surgeons to create a model where surgeons and supply chain work together.

Learning Outcome 3
Learn the steps the VP of Finance took to identify gaps in her strategy and implement changes utilizing her Supply chain, via technology.

Curvo Speaker:

Andy Perry, CEO & Co-Founder at Curvo