Implement Area Wide purchase orders and possibly agency wide acquisitions. For example: Laboratory Services Program at each area to consolidate purchases to reduce overall costs from similar vendors, consolidate and streamline equipment and supplies at each area. This will save money by consolidating purchasing efforts and will reduce headaches that accompany single acquisition events.
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Expand the communication and coordination between all purchasing and contracting service groups from the various Government departments and agencies to negotiate lower vendor costs for items purchased. Have one purchasing individual from each department and agency meet together monthly to discuss and implement cost cutting strategies and techniques throughout the Government. By combining all the various departments... more »