In 2015, Versiti began an initiative to consolidate four affiliates on the same enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform to standardize processes and increase visibility of financial and operational data. The organization conducted a software selection process to find a suitable solution but did not reach a unanimous decision.The Solution
Versiti asked West Monroe Partners to assess the organization’s readiness for moving to a consolidated ERP solution. West Monroe offered deep ERP selection and implementation experience, with a strong focus on organizational change management. The West Monroe team quickly identified key risks associated with data migration, resource availability, and other issues.
West Monroe Partners assessed Versiti’s ERP strategy and implementation readiness through six distinct lenses to answer these questions:
Mitigating risks, preparing for implementation
West Monroe’s assessment enabled Versiti to quickly reset its sights on the goal of establishing a consolidated ERP system that standardizes processes across its affiliates and improves data visibility. Based on the assessment, West Monroe:
Versiti, Inc, is a not-for-profit strategic affiliation of healthcare organizations whose vision is to improve the health of patients as the national leader in innovative transfusion medicine solutions for healthcare systems.