HCMG63 – Discussion Topics Week 4 (Use it As Guide)

Discussion Question #3: Health care materials manufacturers and distributors are moving from a supply oriented service to value oriented service and supply process. Why? Explain the difference. To assist facilities in managing rising costs, a reduction of cost is necessary. However, this reduction comes at the expense of the patient/client. Why does cost reduction hurt the patient [or does it] and is this transition from supply to value oriented service really necessary? Defend your answer?

Discussion Question Due Day 3 [Minimum 500 words in length]. APA format with 2 secondary references and in-text citations.

Peer Response Due Day 6 [Minimum 300 words in length]. APA format with 1 secondary reference and in-text citation.