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October 31, 2014

Friday, October 31, 2014

Procurementstandardize and enhance processes to ensure pricing and transparency

Payment Plus                                                              

  • Target Implementation: Q2-FY15
    • Pilot with two (2) vendors begins in November
  • Supplier Enrollment Metrics – 289 Suppliers Enrolled
  • Estimated annual revenue - $389K (when fully implemented with the current enrollment)
  • Procurement recruiting activity – 222 candidates (suppliers) identified
    • 159 Declines, 18 Pending , 1 New Supplier

Strategic Sourcing:  develop collaborative program across KU-KUMC

  • Fisher Scientific – Addenda completed.  BORs are signing the LOC (Letter of Commitment)
    • This allows the BORs to maintain current volume discounts with a ½% additional savings

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