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Chris Heckler

Chris Heckler is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Valify, a purchased services analytics company. Chris is a purchased services expert with extensive experience working with both national and regional GPOs, as well as, directly with health systems. He has more than 11 years of healthcare contracting experience.
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5 Steps to Developing a Stellar Purchased Services Program

By Chris Heckler February 13, 2015
Are you taking advantage of potential savings opportunities in your purchased..
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A Look Into Food Services (Part 1)

By Chris Heckler February 10, 2015
When people think about purchased services within a hospital, the first few..
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Why Hospitals Should Appreciate Their Supply Chain Teams

By Chris Heckler February 6, 2015
  In the past, I’ve occasionally been a little harsh on supply chain leaders..
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When to Use a National, Regional, or Local Purchased Services Vendor

By Chris Heckler February 3, 2015
One of the key differentiators within purchased services categories is the..
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How Much Are You Getting Out of Your Purchased Services Assessment?

By Chris Heckler January 27, 2015
You paid somewhere between $50,000 and $150,000 for a consultant (or GPO) to..
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How to Reach Your Savings Goal in Purchased Services

By Chris Heckler January 23, 2015
  Since I have the pleasure of meeting with a few different healthcare..
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