Case Studies to Suture Express Successes

See the Suture Express difference at work – read our case studies for proof that we bring savings and efficiency to our customers’ suture, endomechanical and disposable surgical supply chains:

See the Suture Express difference at work – read our case studies for proof that we bring savings and efficiency to our customers’ suture, endomechanical and disposable surgical supply chains:

Case Study: Kootenai Health

Kootenai Health (Coeur d’ Alene, ID) has realized more than just savings on time and money by switching to Suture Express; they have seamlessly increased satisfaction and success of their OR team.

  • Zero backorders
  • No price mismatches
  • Reduced freight costs
  • Fill rate is nearly 100%

Case Study: Mercy Hospital & Medical Center

Mercy Hospital (Chicago, IL) lowered costs and maximized efficiency in suture and endomechanical supply by switching to Suture Express.

  • Decreased annual spend by 5-10%
  • Reduced on-hand inventory dollars by 30-50%
  • Cut obsolete stock by 10%
  • Saved up to 3 hours of labor each day

Case Study: Banner Health

Banner Health implemented a mixed distribution model and asked Suture Express to innovate with them. The strategy: reduce costs by storing and distributing high-volume items at the Banner Health Consolidated Service Center, while having low-volume items overnighted from Suture Express directly to end user facilities.

  • 99% next-day fill rate on 37,000+ lines
  • Reduced on-hand inventory
  • Lowered carrying costs

Case Study: University of Vermont Medical Center

The University of Vermont Medical Center maintains a ‘stockless’ suture and endomechanical supply model. To keep carrying costs down, the organization relies on high next-day fill rates and low on-hand inventory. Their partnership with Suture Express has delivered:

  • Just-in-time delivery: 99.65% next-day fill rate
  • 99.85% pricing accuracy
  • Stockless supply model for improved efficiency

Check back soon for additional case studies. Contact a sales representative near you for more information, or to get started with Suture Express.