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Supply Chain Services

In the last decade, the FDA finally established a public database called GUDID to collect information from over 6,000 suppliers of medical related devices. Impensa has fully automated the FDA GUDID data as well as numerous other sources into one of the largest medical databases in the industry. Impensa has further enhanced the data with proprietary flexible categorization levels to drive interoperability throughout a healthcare system.

No matter where your hospital or health system is on the journey to measure and improve the true cost of treating a patient, effective Supply Chain master data and the capture of product expenses is the foundation that enables efficient and transparent flow of data through Supply Chain and downstream to Accounting, Clinical, and Revenue processes.

Baseline Data Analysis

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Supply Chain Services

In the last decade, the FDA finally established a public database called GUDID to collect information from over 6,000 suppliers of medical related devices. Impensa has fully automated the FDA GUDID data as well as numerous other sources into one of the largest medical databases in the industry. Impensa has further enhanced the data with proprietary flexible categorization levels to drive interoperability throughout a healthcare system.

No matter where your hospital or health system is on the journey to measure and improve the true cost of treating a patient, effective Supply Chain master data and the capture of product expenses is the

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Data and Analytics Subscriptions

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Supply Chain Services

Hospitals and healthcare systems have struggled for decades to keep up with the ever-changing utilization of medical products and the lack of industry standards and a single source of truth.

In the last decade, the FDA finally established a public database called GUDID to collect information from over 6,000 suppliers of medical related devices.
Impensa has fully automated the FDA GUDID data as well as numerous other sources into one of the largest medical databases in the industry. Impensa has further enhanced the data with proprietary flexible categorization levels to drive interoperability throughout a healthcare system.

No matter where your hospital or health system is on the journey to measure and improve the true cost of treating a patient, effective Supply Chain master data and the capture of product expenses is the foundation that enables efficient and transparent flow of data through Supply Chain and downstream to Accounting, Clinical, and Revenue processes.

Benefits & Data and Analytics Subscriptions

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Supply Chain Services

As the Healthcare Industry and its supply chain were challenged by the Covid-19 pandemic, clean data and analytics have been identified as the foundation and requirement moving forward to better prepare to protect and serve our communities.

Impensa has the knowledge and tools to drive immediate transparency and support to post pandemic recovery efforts.

No matter where your hospital or health system is on the journey to measure and improve the true cost of treating a patient, effective Supply Chain master data and the capture of product expenses is the foundation that enables efficient and transparent flow of data through Supply Chain and downstream to Accounting, Clinical, and Revenue processes.

Cost Cycle Management Process

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Supply Chain Services

In the last decade, the FDA finally established a public database called GUDID to collect information from over 6,000 suppliers of medical related devices. Impensa has fully automated the FDA GUDID data as well as numerous other sources into one of the largest medical databases in the industry. Impensa has further enhanced the data with proprietary flexible categorization levels to drive interoperability throughout a healthcare system.

Impensa’s Cost Cycle Management process consumes and enhances all the medical product information needed by a healthcare system, provides industry best matching capabilities, and delivers the data through API and other

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Cost Cycle Transparency

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Supply Chain Services

While a good Supply Chain Item Master can serve the most common medical product purchases if properly managed, there is still a “15-25% blind-spot” driven by unpredictable products needed in patient procedures. Impensa offers solutions to eliminate this lack of transparency downstream in the Cost Cycle.

Benefits of an integrated surveillance and service goes beyond the “traditional” item master scrub that only addresses the most common purchases.

While a good Supply Chain Item Master can serve the most common medical product purchases if properly managed, there is still a “15-25% blind-spot” driven by unpredictable products needed in patient procedures. Impensa offers solutions to eliminate this lack of transparency downstream in the Cost Cycle.

Benefits of an integrated surveillance and service goes beyond the “traditional” item master scrub that only addresses the most common purchases.

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Consulting and Data Services

Downstream areas of a hospital system have unique data requirements that can be met by the Impensa data services, tools, and platform management.

Enterprise Data and Platform Management

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Supply Chain Services

A sustainable enterprise data strategy will lead to sustainable efficiencies, analytics, and will cultivate a better environment for process improvement and cost reduction programs.

No matter where your hospital or health system is on the journey to measure and improve the true cost of treating a patient, effective Supply Chain master data and the capture of product expenses is the foundation that enables efficient and transparent flow of data through Supply Chain and downstream to Accounting, Clinical, and Revenue processes.

Baseline Analysis

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Each hospital and health system are at different places along their journey towards the goal of understanding the true cost of treating a patient.

  • No cost accounting
  • Basic Cost Ratios
  • Traditional RVU Costing
  • Intermediate ABC Costing
  • Advanced Event-Based Costing

Impensa’s baseline analysis is an assessment of the current state of your cost accounting process. We meet our clients where they are and provide the required guidance and resources to help

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Cost Development Services

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Supply Chain Services

Impensa specializes in employing innovative cost accounting strategies and methodologies. Our cost development process highlights the unique differences within these departments.

Impensa automates the data capture and applies best practice activity- based methodologies for labor, supplies, equipment and other variable costs specific to each clinical business unit.

No matter where your hospital or health system is on the journey to measure and improve the true cost of treating a patient, effective Supply Chain master data and the capture of product expenses is the foundation that enables efficient and transparent flow of data through Supply Chain and downstream to Accounting, Clinical, and Revenue processes.

Cost Maintenance Services

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Supply Chain Services

In the last decade, the FDA finally established a public database called GUDID to collect information from over 6,000 suppliers of medical related devices. Impensa has fully automated the FDA GUDID data as well as numerous other sources into one of the largest medical databases in the industry. Impensa has further enhanced the data with proprietary flexible categorization levels to drive interoperability throughout a healthcare system.

It is imperative to have a detailed maintenance plan in place to preserve your investment in the initial cost development process.


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