Medical practices focus on a variety of different things when they open. Not every practice handles the same sort of medicine. Although all practices are focused on healing their patients and basically helping them feel well and progress on their individual health journeys. To do this, many practices only work in a single or few related fields so that they can offer specialized care to their patients in order to provide a strong and cohesive level of care.
A specialized approach verses a general approach to medicine allows offices to be clear on what medical supplies they need in order to function on a daily basis. Because the fields they are working in are so well identified these offices do not waste time ordering and searching through little used equipment. Instead they know what they need in order to best treat their patients. They are able to store a variety of supplies that can help them have a successful and efficient practice.
Although some supplies are standard for every office such as exam gloves, many offices need some specialized items. The standard stables of the medical practice play an important role in how an office is run. Most offices keep a large supply of standard supplies for the office draw from. There are many things that they share among all staff like gloves that are a single use object and will be thrown away. These will need to be replaced often but are important to run an office. Although many different supplies are needed to run an office knowing which are needed over others helps to keep an office running.