Healthcare / Pharmaceutical

Software applications relating to the healthcare supply chain which promote the effective management of supply chain resources.

TECSYS Partners with Ryder to Further Extend Its Reach into the Health Systems Market

24-Jul-2017
TECSYS Partners with Ryder to Further Extend Its Reach into the Health Systems Market
AHRMM17 Conference & Exhibition - TECSYS Inc. (TSX:TCS), an industry-leading supply chain management software company, today announced its partnership with Ryder System, Inc., a FORTUNE 500® commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions company, to address the growing challenges of end- to-end supply chains in the health systems market.

Ryder and TECSYS will work collaboratively to address these challenges by fusing TECSYS' best-in-class technology with Ryder's industry-leading supply chain solutions. The U.S. health systems market is substantial; it is estimated at some 550-delivery networks, and is gradually moving forward to modernize its technology platform to meet the efficiency and support challenges to its business model.

Norm Brouillette, Vice President and GM, Ryder Supply Chain Solutions, commented: "We are committed to providing innovative technology and solutions to our customers, and our partnership with TECSYS is a great way of delivering on that promise. The healthcare industry is one with some of the most time-sensitive needs, which is why it's so important to work with a supply chain management software company like TECSYS that can ensure patients' needs are always met."

TECSYS equips health systems to transform their operations into a transparent, efficient and optimized supply chain network through to point-of-care. Clinicians can dedicate their time to patient care, while behind the scenes TECSYS' health system-specific software solutions ensure efficient and on-time delivery of supplies for patient-centric care experienced by more than 30 IDNs, including the top healthcare supply chains as selected by the leading industry analyst firm.

Peter Brereton, President & CEO of TECSYS, stated: "Ryder brings a high level of expertise and extensive execution abilities in the overall supply chain management industry specifically in healthcare. The combined offering will provide health systems with an unequivocal choice in addressing their cost cutting and quality of care challenges."