How McKesson Ensures Business Continuity While Accelerating Innovation

Test Automation Helps One of the Largest SAP Platforms in Healthcare Move Fast Without Disruption

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  1. Changes Are Coming to Healthcare: Is Your ERP System Ready?

    ManagementAs the stormy economy continues to batter even the sturdiest businesses, even healthcare companies are feeling under the weather. However, while many are cutting back on IT spending, there are positive signs for SAP professionals as the industry continues its march to modernization. The federal stimulus package focused considerable public attention on technology and the…...…
  2. The COVID-19 Crisis Exposes Areas Where SAP Customers in the Healthcare Field Can Up Their Game

    Experts from SAP and Qualtrics share how SAP customers in the life sciences and healthcare space can improve the way they understand and disseminate operational and experience data during this time of crisis due to the COVID-19 virus outbreak.
  3. How McKesson Ensures Business Continuity While Accelerating Innovation

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    McKesson runs one of the largest SAP platforms in healthcare, with 24 SAP instances (running both SAP ERP and SAP S/4HANA systems) in their SAP stack alone. The company’s complex distributed IT environment makes it possible for them to deliver medicines, medical products, and healthcare services to patients in several facets of healthcare. To accelerate…
  4. How AdminaHealth Helps Companies Transition to and Manage Self-Funded Healthcare Plans with SAP Business All-in-One

    For many organizations, creating a self-funded healthcare plan for employees is an attractive option for managing or even reversing rising healthcare costs and insurance premiums. With these savings come new complexities, however, as many of the administrative tasks once held by the insurance companies now fall on the organization. Enter AdminaHealth – a company primed…
  5. Launching Platforms for Personalized, Behavioral, Customer-Centric Engagement in Banking and Insurance

    Learn how Discovery Group recently partnered with SAP to extend its offerings to provide personalized, behavioral, customer-centric engagement, journeys, and outcomes for its members. On the insurance side of the business, Discovery Health created a unique program to incentivize healthy behavior through its Vitality brand, rewarding members for their healthy living choices. On the banking…
  6. How Machine Learning Is Transforming Healthcare

    Emerging technologies, such as machine learning and artificial intelligence, have had a tremendous impact on the healthcare industry. With greater and more intelligent analytics, diagnostic and predictive healthcare options are improving the quality of life for patients around the world. This content is for SAPinsider Preferred Access Yearly, SAPinsider Preferred Access Monthly, SAPinsider Premium Access…
  7. Strategic Versus Standard Financial Planning in Healthcare Using SAP BPC

    Building a standard financial planning, budgeting, and forecast model in healthcare presents a daunting challenge because the key performance indicators (KPIs) are unique to each organization and the market conditions are ever changing. The KPIs for a cancer specialty research center may be quite different from those of a group of family medicine practitioners or…
  8. Solving America’s Tylenol Shortage Problem

    When supply chains were disrupted due to SARS epidemic in China, almost two decades ago, there was a lot of buzz around supply chain resiliency and agility. Companies promised leveraging digital tools and technologies to “transform” their supply chains. Technology evolved exponentially in the next two decades. Organizations had access to tools and technologies that,…
  9. A Dose of AI Could Be the Cure for Hospital Data Center Cyberattacks

    Machine learning can help protect electronic health records from hackers. This content is for SAPinsider Preferred Access Yearly, SAPinsider Preferred Access Monthly, SAPinsider Premium Access , and SAPinsider Student Access members only.Log In Join Now
  10. Efficient Data Management in Healthcare Using SAP Master Data Governance

    SAP’s Master Data Governance application provides an integrated data management capability for the creation, maintenance, validation, and distribution of master data across the enterprise. If you already have an SAP ERP system, then adding SAP Master Data Governance accelerates the master data maintenance process, leading to enhanced quality of your master data by leaps and…