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Speeches on healthcare supply chain management by the founding partners


Lean Healthcare Primer

By S. Landry
49th Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Association for Healthcare Resource and Material Management, Boston (Massachusetts), August 2011

Automation of the operating room supply chain
R. Philippe & A. Larsson
Productivity and efficiency in healthcare through intelligent logistics conference, Copenhagen (Denmark), June 2011

Innovative logistics and the creation of value in healthcare
(Original title : Logistique créative et la création de valeur pour les soins)  
S. Landry & R. Philippe
A day of discussion and reflection, HEC Montreal, April 2011

The industrialization of the operating room supply chain
S. Landry & R. Philippe
Northeast Florida Chapter of the Association for Healthcare Resource and Material Management, Jacksonville (Florida), February 2011

Improving hospital processes with the two-bin kanban replenishment system
By S. Landry and R. Philippe
21st Annual Conference of the Production and Operations Management Society, Vancouver (British Columbia), May 2010

Hospital replenishment and tracking systems 
By R. Philippe
21st Annual Conference of the Production and Operations Management Society,  Vancouver (British Columbia), May 2010

Lean healthcare, origins and concepts
(Original title: Le lean healthcare, origines et concept) 
By S. Landry 
13th Annual Meeting of the Quebec Medical Association, Montreal (Quebec), April 2010

Best practices in hospital supply chain management: recent innovations from North America
By S. Landry
Hospital Supply Conference, Fukuoka (Japan), October 2009

The Toyota/lean approach in healthcare: the meaning, the essence, the essential
(Original title: L’approche Toyota/lean en santé: le sens, l’essence, l’essentiel) 
By S. Landry (with the participation of J.-M. Legentil)
11th Symposium of Quebec University Hospitals, Quebec City (Quebec), September 2009

Lean and BPR in healthcare: a surgeon’s look at potential pitfalls and key success factors
By S. Landry (with the participation of G. Desbiens) 
20th Annual Conference of the Production and Operations Management Society, Orlando (Florida), May 2009

RFID: cutting-edge technology enhancing material management processes in nursing departments
By R. Philippe
2008 Innovations in Healthcare Delivery Conference, Cincinnati (Ohio), September 2008

Quebec regionalization landscape and related supply chain initiatives
By R. Philippe
Ontario Hospital Association Supply Chain Track, OHA Health Achieve 2007, Toronto (Ontario), November 2007

RFID technology supporting the management of disposable medical supplies in healthcare
By R. Philippe
2007 Canadian RFID Conference, Markham (Ontario), May 2007

Two-bin systems: an efficient alternative to distributing supplies to nursing wards
By S. Landry
Hospitalog Asia 2006, Bangkok (Thailand), March 2006

Two-bin systems: an efficient alternative to distributing supplies to nursing wards
By S. Landry
34th Symposium of the Healthcare Engineering Association of Japan, Tokyo (Japan), November 2005

The best of… Meeting the logistics challenges of the healthcare sector
By R. Philippe
Material Management Health Supply Chain Day, Truro (Nova Scotia), October 2005

The actual impact of the reorganization of logistics activities on the capacity of the operating room at the CSSS de Chicoutimi
(Original title: Impact réel de la réorganisation des activités logistiques sur la capacité du bloc opératoire du CSSS de Chicoutimi) 
By R. Philippe (with the participation of B. Bruneau and Y. Lebel)
36th Annual Convention of the Quebec Healthcare Logistics and Material Management Association, Chicoutimi (Quebec), June 2005

Using your OR information system to manage performance, facilitate activity control and increase patient safety in your organization
By R. Philippe (with the participation of N. Lafond)
19th Annual Conference of the Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada, Montreal (Quebec), May 2005

Nursing ward replenishment methods: a comparison between exchange carts, par level, and two-bin systems
By S. Landry
Hospitalog Asia 2004, Singapore, October 2004

Optimizing logistical flows in the operating room
By R. Philippe
Hospitalog, Asia 2004, Singapore, October 2004

The double bin replenishment mode, a best practice alternative to par level replenishment
By R. Philippe
42nd Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Association for Healthcare Resource and Material Management, Nashville (Tennessee), August 2004

Are there benefits to integrating the healthcare supply chain?
(Original title : Y a-t-il des bénéfices à l’intégration de la chaîne logistique dans le secteur de la santé?)
By R. Philippe
Evolution in Healthcare Materials Management Study Day organized by the Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School Research Group, Brussels (Belgium), June 2004

Inventory and replenishment management in hospitals: recommended solutions
(Original title: La gestion des stocks et du réapprovisionnement en centre hospitalier : pistes de solutions à privilégier) 
By R. Philippe
Evolution in Healthcare Materials Management Workshop organized by the Vlerick Leuven Gent Management School Research Group, Brussels, Belgium, June 2004

Healthcare logistics: best practices illustrated
By S. Landry
Portuguese Association of Logistics, Lisbon (Portugal), November 2003

Healthcare logistics: best practices illustrated
By S. Landry
HOSPITALOG Asia 2003, Bangkok (Thailand), September 2003

Resource and material management improvement projects: turning ideas into investments
By R. Philippe (with the participation of D. Purcell)
41st Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Association for Healthcare Resource and Material Management, San Diego (California), August 2003

OR logistics – looking to the future
(Original title: Logistique au bloc opératoire… un regard vers le futur) 
By S. Landry & R. Philippe
One-day conference on the OR organized by Allegiance, Montreal (Quebec), April 2002

Optimizing operating room logistics in a century-old hospital: the story of a successful implementation
By R. Philippe (with the participation of C. Duhamel)
40th Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Association for Healthcare Resource and Material Management, San Antonio (Texas), August 2002

Hospital supply chain re-engineering: an international perspective. Best practices in hospital logistics
By R. Philippe
The Healthcare Materials Management Society of New Jersey, March 2001

OR logistics activities: a help or hindrance to the quality of healthcare
(Original title: Les activités logistiques au bloc opératoire, support ou contrainte à la qualité des soins) 
By R. Philippe
28th Provincial Conference of the Quebec Association of Operating Room Nurses, Quebec City (Quebec), November 2000

Best Practices in Hospital Logistics
By S. Landry
Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Instituut Bedrijfskunde & Logistiek, Amsterdam (Netherlands), October 2000

Hospital supply chain reengineering, an international perspective
By S. Landry & R. Philippe
38th Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Association for Healthcare Resource and Material Management, Tampa (Florida), August 2000

Best practices in hospital logistics
By S. Landry
Hospital Logistics of the 21st Century, Lisbon (Portugal), May 2000

Best practices in hospital supply chain management: lessons from Europe
By S. Landry
Supply Chain Management for Health Care, Toronto (Ontario), January 2000

What can you do right now to reduce the cost of managing supply within your organization?
By R. Philippe 
Supply Chain Management for Health Care, Toronto (Ontario), January 2000

After the Year 2000: Logistics 3134
(Original title: Après l’an 2000 : logistique 3134)
By S. Landry
29th Annual Convention of the Quebec Healthcare Logistics and Material Management Association, Hull (Quebec), June 1999

Healthcare sector supply chain integration project
(Original title: Projet d’intégration de la chaîne logistique dans le secteur de la santé) 
R. Philippe
29th Annual Convention of the Quebec Healthcare Logistics and Material Management Association, Hull (Quebec), June 1999

EHCR: principal conclusions and implications for Quebec’s healthcare sector
(Original title: EHCR : Principales conclusions et implications pour le secteur québécois de la santé)
By S. Landry
CHAÎNE Research Group, Hospital Management Logistics Practices, Montreal (Quebec), February 1998

Do benefits in supply chain integration really exist?
(Original title : Les bénéfices de l’intégration de la chaîne d’approvisionnement existent-ils vraiment) 
By R. Philippe
CHAÎNE Research Group, Hospital Management Logistics Practices, Montreal (Quebec), February 1998

Rethinking the supply chain in Quebec: the vision of ten material managers
(Original title : Repenser la chaîne d’approvisionnement au Québec : la vision de dix approvisionneurs) 
By S. Landry
Quebec Hospital Association Annual Meeting, Montreal (Quebec), February 1998

Integrated management of the supply chain
(Original title: La gestion intégrée de la chaîne d’approvisionnement) 
By S. Landry
27th Annual Convention of the Quebec Healthcare Logistics and Material Management Association, Quebec City (Quebec), June 1997

 

Training sessions led by the founding partners


The Toyota approach in the healthcare sector: Improving supply chain management and value-added activities

(Original title: L’approche Toyota dans le secteur de la santé: améliorer la chaîne logistique et les activités à valeur professionnelle) 
By S. Landry and R. Philippe (with the participation of J.-M. Legentil)
Two-day seminar offered by the HEC Montreal Executive Education Centre, November 2008 in Montreal and April 2009 in Quebec City (Quebec)

Healthcare logistics 
(Original title: La logistique hospitalière) 
By S. Landry and R. Philippe 
Two-day seminar offered by the HEC Montreal Executive Education Centre, presented in Montreal and Quebec City (Quebec), Vancouver (British Columbia), Toronto (Ontario), Singapore, 2002 – 2005