Generating transparency in the healthcare supply chain.
While hoolos is much more than a tool to assist distributors in the quoting process this functionality alone makes it a must have tool for every distributor. The sales process for every distributor involves preparing quotes for prospective customers. This process is tedious and time consuming since each quote must be cross referenced to the competitor currently servicing the account.
Distributors use hoolos to:
Healthcare, like many industries is challenged by a lack of product identification standards. Providers are constantly challenged as they attempt to find alternative and substitute products. Manufacturers struggle to get product information out to the various participants in the supply chain. hoolos provides answers to these challenges.
Providers use hoolos to:
Today, most manufacturers provide information on their product line available on their website. While the information is valuable user access is highly inefficient. Both distributors and provides deal with products from hundreds of suppliers. Researching these products today requires access websites from each different supplier. hoolos provides a platform to provide access from one common platform.
Manufacturers use hoolos to:
hoolos is a comprehensive Item Information System developed for the healthcare community. Providers, suppliers, and manufacturers all struggle to find cross references, equivalent items, and manage dependencies. hoolos provides an answer to these challenges. The platform takes a community participation approach and provides a central repository of product information for all participants in the supply chain.
hoolos is derived from the greek word:
hualos (hoo'-al-os) which means a transparent stone or glass.
Our original name, ItemXRef, just didn't say enough; it's about more than just cross references. We are serious about providing transparency within the healthcare supply chain. Whether you are a provider researching functionally equivalent items, or you are a distributor sales rep trying to provide a competitive bid, hoolos can help!