Quantcast
Last updated on April 18, 2014 at 21:21 EDT

Latest Group purchasing organization Stories

2012-07-09 02:24:58

LOUISVILLE, Colo., July 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GHX has launched GHX WebDirect2, a web-to-electronic data interchange (EDI) solution that enables small- to mid-sized healthcare suppliers without e-commerce capabilities to transact electronically with their provider customers through the GHX online trading exchange, increasing efficiency, reducing costs and helping them stay competitive in today's challenging business environment. With GHX WebDirect2, smaller businesses can meet...

2012-05-29 02:26:47

LOUISVILLE, Colo., May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GHX, in collaboration with its extensive customer portfolio of healthcare providers and suppliers, crossed the $2 billion mark in documented savings across its North American healthcare supply chain. The company has been tracking savings achieved by GHX trading partners since January 2010 as part of its "5-in-5" strategic goal of cutting $5 billion in healthcare costs over five years. GHX has the largest footprint in the healthcare supply...

2012-05-08 02:29:16

ORLANDO, Fla., May 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Grappling with economic uncertainty, financial and regulatory pressures and impending reform, the healthcare industry is on the cusp of major changes, said Bruce Johnson, president and CEO of GHX, during the opening session of the 2012 GHX Healthcare Supply Chain Summit. More than 800 healthcare leaders from hospitals, manufacturers, GPOs and distributors gathered this week in Orlando for the annual Summit event. Johnson challenged the healthcare...

2012-04-23 06:28:02

CHICAGO, April 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- UHC is proud to announce the appointment of Susan Wan, MPA, to the new position of associate vice president of client engagement, Supply Chain. Wan is responsible for establishing client relationships and facilitating engagement as well as providing supply chain offerings to UHC members. She also manages UHC Supply Chain request for proposal (RFP) communications. "Susan has demonstrated a high level of commitment to customer service and...

2012-04-10 02:26:37

BETHLEHEM, Pa., April 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MedClean Technologies (OTC Bulletin Board: MCLN), the leading provider of technology designed for the efficient treatment and disposal of medical waste and the destruction of confidential documents and related media, today announced it has partnered with MedPro Waste Disposal LLC and the Independent Medical Waste Transporters Association (IMWTA) to implement their first initiative to organize and utilize the IMWTA members extensive services. The...

2012-04-02 02:27:59

LOUISVILLE, Colo., April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- At a time when the healthcare industry is experiencing unprecedented financial pressures, public scrutiny and regulatory demands, the 2012 GHX Healthcare Supply Chain Summit will address how now, more than ever, the industry needs strong leaders who can come forward, embrace change and make bold decisions to improve quality and reduce costs. The Summit, which takes place May 7-9, 2012, in Orlando, will feature keynote...

2012-03-20 06:26:36

IRVING, Texas, March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Novation, the leading health care supply contracting company, announces the release of its most recent Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Report. This report is produced by Novation's cardiology staff and is intended to help VHA, UHC and Provista members understand and prepare for new cardiology technologies. The Novation cardiology team compiled this report following their attendance late last year at the annual Transcatheter...

2012-03-14 07:00:00

TORONTO and REGINA, Saskatchewan, March 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Shared Services Saskatchewan (3sHealth), on behalf of the 12 Saskatchewan Regional Health Authorities (RHAs), has teamed with GHX to help consolidate and streamline its members' supply chain operations, setting the stage for sustained cost reductions. 3sHealth estimates the provincial health sector can save at least $5 million per year using a combination of GHX e-commerce and related supply chain technology solutions....

2012-03-07 11:17:00

CHICAGO, March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- UHC, an alliance of the nation's leading nonprofit academic medical centers, announces the launch of a mobile application for RxLINK(TM), UHC's online analytic tool that gives hospitals unprecedented insight into their pharmacy price performance. The mobile app provides a subset of RxLINK(TM) reports that can be accessed on an Apple iPad. The application, developed by Novation, UHC's supply contracting company, allows UHC pharmacy supply chain...

2012-03-05 07:00:00

LOUISVILLE, Colo., March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GHX today announced that Novation, the leading healthcare supply contracting company for the members of VHA Inc., UHC and Provista LLC, has renewed an agreement under which GHX delivers supply chain technology and software solutions to help the members Novation serves reduce their cost of doing business. The five-year renewal means that more than 65,000 VHA, UHC and Provista members and affiliates will be able to take advantage of GHX to...