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Press Release : Syft® Adds AI Capabilities to its Real-Time Supply Chain Analytics Platform

New machine learning artificial intelligence algorithms are driving smarter supply chain forecasting Syft today announced new artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities in its Syft Synergy® Platform 4.1. The AI algorithms in the supply chain software enable procedural level decision support metrics on costs and variance data linked to patient outcomes. Learn More

Press Releases

Press Release : Syft® Releases Version 4.1 of its Syft Synergy® Platform

July 9, 2019 Syft Synergy enhances its clinical supply chain management platform with improved user experience and functionality.This release provides new functionality for clinicians and supply chain leaders with improved user experience through an enhanced user interface and new configurable dashboards, as well as and other new and improved functionalities. Learn More

Press Release : Syft Synergy® is Integrated with Oracle Supply Chain Management Cloud and Now Available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace

May 8, 2019 Syft® announced today that its Syft Synergy platform has achieved Integrated with Oracle Cloud status and is now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace offering added value to Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud customers. Learn More

Press Release : Steven Epstein Joins Syft Board of Directors

April 17, 2019 Syft® today announced that Steven Epstein has joined its board of directors. “Steven’s depth of expertise in healthcare law is unparalleled,” said Todd Plesko, CEO at Syft. “His legal insight, industry experience, and guidance on how technology is opening up new opportunities in healthcare will be invaluable to our organization. We’re honored to have him join our board.” Learn More

Press Release : New survey points to supply chain management’s ability to impact cost and quality

March 7, 2019 The survey of 100 hospital leaders involved in supply chain management (SCM) was conducted to evaluate how SCM is prioritized, managed, and leveraged as a strategic business function. Learn More

Press Release : Syft® Releases its 4.0 Syft Synergy® Platform

February 26, 2019 Syft® today released Syft Synergy® 4.0. The release provides new and enhanced functionality for clinicians and supply chain leaders, including the ability to optimize operating room workflows, demand forecasting reports for materials purchasing planning, custom reports, and updates to improve maintenance and support. Learn More

Press Release : Syft® Names Marita Parks, RN, MHA as Chief Nursing Officer

February 12, 2019 Syft® today announced industry expert, Marita Parks, RN, MHA, has been named to the executive team in the role of Chief Nursing Officer. As CNO, Parks will be deeply involved with customer engagements assisting hospitals on the path to a more efficient, clinically-focused supply chain. She will also serve as a thought leader for various industry groups and professional organizations. Learn More

Press Release : Over Half of Hospital Systems on Gartner’s Top 25 Healthcare Supply Chain List Partner with Syft®

January 28, 2019 Syft®, (formerly Management Health Solutions) a leading healthcare supply chain management company, congratulates its customers recently recognized by Gartner Inc.’s 10th annual list of Healthcare Supply Chain Top 25 for 2018. Five out of the nine hospital systems recognized by Gartner use Syft and the Syft Synergy® platform. Learn More

Press Release : Leading Hospital Supply Chain Management Health Solutions Rebrands as Syft®

January 1, 2019 Management Health Solutions celebrates 20-year anniversary with new identity. A leading national provider of inventory control and end-to-end supply chain cost management software and services, Management Health Solutions, celebrates its 20-year anniversary with a new brand identity as Syft®. Learn More

Press Release : Management Health Solutions Names Todd Plesko as CEO

May 22, 2018 Todd Plesko has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Management Health Solutions. His extensive experience leading healthcare information technology companies will help MHS drive the next phase of growth in its technology and services businesses, particularly its Case Cost 360 and related analytics solution designed to maximize surgical profitability. Learn More

Press Release : MHS Exhibiting at Becker’s Annual Meeting 2018

March 28, 2018 MHS will be exhibiting at the Becker’s Hospital Review 9th Annual Meeting to be held in Chicago April 11-14, showcasing its Case Cost 360™ software that captures and analyzes comprehensive resource utilization and costs by procedure, by physician, in real-time, and across the surgical workflow including at point of use. Learn More

Press Release : Management Health Solutions to Exhibit at HIMSS 2018 Intelligent Health Pavilion

February 12, 2018 MHS will be exhibiting at the HIMSS 2018 Intelligent Health Pavilion™ in Las Vegas from March 5-9. Case Cost 360™ will be showcased as part of an integrated operating room presentation by several companies illustrating various technologies that convert data into intelligence to drive cost savings, operational efficiencies and patient safety. Learn More


Upcoming Event : IDN Summit & Reverse Expo

September 9-11, 2019 ׀ Phoenix, AZ Syft will be attending the IDN Summit & Reverse Expo from September 9-11, 2019 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa in Phoenix, AZ. Learn More

Upcoming Event : OR Manager Conference

September 18-19, 2019 ׀ New Orleans, LA Syft will be exhibiting at the OR Manager Conference from September 18-19 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA in booth #1045. Learn More

Upcoming Event : Fall Hospital Supply Chain / Hospital O.R. & Surgical Conference

September 23-25, 2019 ׀ Kansas City, MO Syft will be attending the Fall Hospital Supply Chain / Hospital O.R. & Surgical Conference from September 23-25, 2019 at the Westin & Sheraton Kansas City Hotels at Crown Center in Kansas City, MO. Learn More

Upcoming Event : OR Business Manager Conference

January 27-30, 2020 ׀ Weston, FL Syft will be exhibiting at the OR Business Manager Conference from January 27-30, 2020 at the Bonaventure Resort & Spa in Weston, FL in booth #10. Learn More

Upcoming Event : AORN Conference

March 28-April 1, 2020 ׀ Anaheim, CA Syft will be exhibiting at the AORN Global Surgical Conference from March 28-April 1, 2020 at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, CA in booth #301. Learn More

Upcoming Event : HIUG Interact Conference

June 21-24, 2020 ׀ Phoenix, AZ Syft will be exhibiting at the HIUG Interact Conference from June 21-24, 2020 at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix, AZ in booth #204. Learn More

Industry Contributions

Article : Embrace the Power of Data for Supply Chain Optimization

June 6, 2019 - by Kishore Bala, CTO “Data is everywhere, and in healthcare, it comes from a huge number of sources – EMRs, ERP systems, manufacturers, distributors, and more. Turning this disparate data into useful information to optimize the delivery of healthcare services is the end goal.” Read Article

Article : Most Hospitals Miss Out on Millions in Supply Chain Management Savings

March 28, 2019 - by Todd Plesko, CEO “Hospitals can’t afford to overlook cost-savings opportunities, yet many are failing to make supply chain management improvements that could save them millions. That’s according to a recent survey of 100 healthcare executives and supply chain leaders by Sage Growth Partners on behalf of Syft.” Read Article

Interview : A Focus on Hospital Supply Chain Management Challenges and Opportunities

January 30, 2019 - with Todd Plesko, CEO The Supply Chain Matters blog highlights an interview with CEO of Management Health Solutions, now rebranded as Syft, and the particular supply chain management of hospital supply and patient demand networks. Read Interview

Interview : Putting Hospitals Supply Chain Spend on the Examination Table

January 30, 2019 - with Todd Plesko, CEO Supply chain management is essential for any company, but in the healthcare field, it can literally mean the difference between life and death. Having the necessary supplies ready to go is critical for healthcare providers to do their jobs. Read Interview