AHRMM Virtual Instructor-Led Training: Value Analysis 101: Stepping into Health Care Value Analysis

Date: Jan 27, 2021 - Jan 27, 2021

This session will be held on January 27 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. CST/ 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. ET.  
This interactive introductory session will walk attendees through an examination of the concepts of a clinical value analysis program. This workshop considers how to formulate and operationalize a successful program based on interprofessional collaboration with clinicians, supply chain staff, and value analysis professionals. Included in this discussion are concepts and considerations now being seriously considered based on issues stemming from COVID-19.
Learning Objectives:
  • Describe the basic concepts of health care value analysis in the supply chain setting
  • Identify the methodology of the value analysis process
  • Provide examples of value analysis program structures
Gloria Graham DNP, RN, CVAHP
Gloria Graham has 31 years’ of healthcare experience which has included positions in neuroscience, emergency medicine, forensic medicine, value analysis and supply chain. Currently, she is a Clinical Value Analyst within the division of Contracts & Value Analysis for Supply Chain Management at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. She holds a Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) in Healthcare Leadership from Mt. St. Joseph University, a Master’s of Science in Nursing (MSN) from Xavier University and a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Berea College.
Colleen Cusick, DNP, MBA, RN, FAHRMM
Colleen Cusick is a RN with over 40 years of nursing & management experience. As the Director of Materials Management for The Johns Hopkins Hospital, she is responsible for operationalizing supplies & equipment for over 90+ clinical & procedural areas. Colleen has expertise in project management, policy development, product reviews, patient safety, sustainability, and supply chain management. She has a MBA from the Johns Hopkins University and both a MSN and a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degrees from Vanderbilt University. Colleen is a member of AHRMM and AHVAP and a frequent speaker on supply chain, value analysis, and sustainability topics.