2020 Editorial Calendar*

Our editorial philosophy is focused on helping industry professionals do their jobs more effectively, efficiently and profitably by providing a balance of business-and technical-related content.

*Editorial Calendar is tentative and subject to change.


Clinical Integration: A look at the latest clinical integration education, resources and tools from AHRMM and health care supply chain leaders.

  • Successful Implementation Plan for Clinical Integration Program
  • Potential Implementation Challenges of Clinical Integration Program
  • Clinical Integration Case Studies
  • Understanding the Relationship Between Clinical Integration and the AHRMM Cost, Quality and Outcomes (CQO Movement).

Ad Space date: November 12, 2019
Materials deadline: November 14, 2019
Ships: January 2020


Inventory Management: A look at the latest inventory management resources, tools, technologies and best practices in 2020.

  • Data Analytics
  • Automation
  • Par Optimization
  • Product Standardization
  • Unique Device Identifier (UDI)

Ad Space date: January 16, 2020
Materials deadline: January 20, 2020
Ships: March 2020


Finance: A look at the state of health care supply chain finance in 2020.

  • Reimbursement Models in Health Care
  • Revenue Cycle Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Capital Finance
  • Cost Management
  • Capital Finance

Ad Space date: March 19, 2020
Materials deadline: March 23, 2020
Ships: May 2020


Data Management: A look at new technologies, challenges and best practices for health care supply chain data management in 2020.

  • Data Security
  • Data Analytics
  • Predictive Modeling
  • Health IT
  • EHR Systems
  • Interoperability

Ad Space date: May 8, 2020
Materials deadline: May 12, 2020
Ships: July 2020


Procurement: A look at actionable strategies and tactics for cost-effective and quality procurement for the health care supply chain in 2020.

  • Purchased Services
  • Procure to Pay
  • Capital Equipment
  • Contracting
  • Physician Preference Items
  • Strategic Sourcing

Ad Space date: July 13, 2020
Materials deadline: July 15, 2020
Ships: September 2020


Technology: A look back at the opportunities and challenges of health care supply chain technologies in 2020.

  • Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
  • Telehealth
  • Surgical Technology
  • Digitization of Health Care
  • EHRs
  • Cybersecurity

Ad Space date: September 15, 2020
Materials deadline: September 17, 2020
Ships: November 2020

To submit content for Supply Chain Strategies & Solutions, please contact managing editor, Ashley Doyle at adoyle@aha.org