HSCA Member Organizations
The below GPOs are dues-paying members of the Healthcare Supply Chain Association.
About Capstone Health Alliance
Capstone Health Alliance is a group purchasing alliance of healthcare members that delivers real cost savings through the power of aggregation and collaboration. Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Capstone represents over $5 billion in acute care supply chain spend. To create the best savings opportunities for our members, we pair Premier’s national portfolio with our local aggregation model – blending the best of national and regional contracting – to continually expand our extensive portfolio of more than 575 preferred pricing agreements. Capstone delivers quantifiable savings and actionable data that enable better supply chain decisions for our member facilities. In addition to cost savings initiatives, Capstone members collaborate to share best practices and pursue resource utilization initiatives, all with the intent of improving cost, quality, and outcomes in patient care. Visit www.capstonehealthalliance.com for more information.
Children's Hospital Association (CHA) is an exclusive alliance of 43 children's hospitals in North America. Established in 1985 and headquartered in Shawnee Mission, Kan., CHA is owned and operated by the nation's leading non-competing, freestanding children's hospitals, which together represent more than 20,000 physicians, 135,000 employees, $25 billion in revenue and $2.1 billion in overall medical, surgical and pharmaceutical products. CHA owner executive and clinical leaders share data, knowledge and buying power to reduce costs and improve clinical and operational performance in children's hospitals. CHA Owner Hospitals perform better together, ultimately advancing the quality of care available to America's children. Visit www.childrenshospitals.org for more information.
About GNYHA Services
GNYHA Services is an acute care group purchasing and supply chain efficiency organization operated by GNYHA Ventures and affiliated with Premier. GNYHA Services combines the benefits of national pricing with the advantages of regional flexibility to serve more than 1,200 acute care hospitals and health-related facilities. The GNYHA Services regional contract portfolio includes competitive contracts in the areas of diagnostic services, facilities and construction, foodservice, nursing, and surgical services. The Pharmacy Services program affords members access to a comprehensive pharmacy portfolio as well as regional contracts for various pharmacy consulting services (e.g., 340B drugs, antibiotic stewardship). Visit http://www.gnyhaservices.com/ for more information.
About HealthTrust Purchasing Group
HealthTrust Purchasing Group is a group purchasing organization supporting nearly 1,400 not-for-profit and for-profit acute care facilities, as well as ambulatory surgery centers, physician practices and alternate care sites. HealthTrust is committed to obtaining the best price for clinically-recommended products, ensuring their timely delivery, and continuously evaluating and improving services to the patients, physicians and clinicians we serve. Visit http://www.healthtrustcorp.com for more information.
HPS is a member owned, super-regional group purchasing association serves the needs of more than 3,000 organizations. A volunteer board of managers ensures that we adhere to strict ethical standards while offering our members expert service and resources. Using the combined purchasing power of our membership, our advisory committees, made up of member volunteers, we are able to obtain competitive contracts and pricing. We work directly with vendors to streamline the equipment and supply buying process. Through supplier contracts, manufacturer agreements and trusted partnerships, our group purchasing services offer advantages such as lowered costs, preferred products and efficient communication with vendors. Visit http://www.hpsnet.com/ for more information.
About Innovatix, LLC
Innovatix is the nation's leading non-acute care GPO serving nearly 16,000 members across senior living, home infusion, long-term care pharmacy, specialty, retail and mail order pharmacy, K-12 schools, and independent medical oncologists (through OncologyExpress). Innovatix offers an industry-leading selection of top-quality products and services that help members reduce expenses while enhancing the quality of services and care they provide. Innovatix also provides members with unparalleled value-added services like free continuing education (CE), federal advocacy, clinical expertise, and a program that allows members to extend purchasing discounts directly to employees for added savings. Visit http://www.innovatix.com/
for more information.
Intalere’s mission focuses on elevating the operational health of America’s healthcare providers by designing tailored, smart solutions that deliver optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes. We strive to be the essential partner for operational excellence in healthcare through customized solutions that address customers’ individual needs. We assist our customers in managing their entire non-labor spend, providing innovative technologies, products and services, and leveraging the best practices of a provider-led model. As Intalere draws on the power of our owner Intermountain Healthcare’s nationally-recognized supply chain expertise and leadership in technology, process improvement, and evidence-based clinical and business best practices, we are uniquely positioned to be the innovation leader in the healthcare industry. Visit www.intalere.com to learn more.
About Minnesota Multistate Contracting Alliance for Pharmacy
MMCAP is a voluntary group purchasing organization operated by the State of Minnesota serving government-authorized healthcare facilities. The goal of MMCAP is to provide member organizations the combined purchasing power to receive the best value in pharmaceuticals, hospital supplies, and related products. Visit http://www.mmd.admin.state.mn.us/mmcap/ for more information.
Serving more than 2,500 U.S. hospitals and 73,000-plus other healthcare sites, the Premier healthcare alliance and its members are transforming healthcare together. Approximately 200 hospitals and health systems created and entirely own the Premier alliance. Premier's mission is "to improve the health of communities." Visit http://www.premierinc.com for more information.
PRIME is a health care group purchasing organization committed to providing its members with access to superior products and services at competitive prices with exceptional personal service. PRIME is the shared services subsidiary of the Maryland Hospital Association. It has existed to provide cost containment programs and services to its members since the early 1960's. Its member health care providers serve all classes of trade in the Mid-Atlantic region. Members include health care providers in all classes of trade including hospitals, health systems, surgery centers, clinics, nursing home/assisted living, closed pharmacy and other health related entities. Visit http://www.mhaprime.org/ for more information.
With 20 years of experience, Provista is a leader in the supply chain industry. Our extensive product coverage and billions in purchasing power connect customers to the best contracts from the most sought-after suppliers in the nation. But we go beyond contracts. We provide customized purchasing solutions — Data and Analytics, Contract Implementation, Management Tools, Savings Programs and Business Reviews and Reports — to over 200,000 customers in a multitude of industries including surgical, extended, diagnostic and preventive care facilities and businesses of all sizes. Learn more at https://www.provistaco.com/.
TPC is a network of community-based healthcare providers that work together as a single system to aggregate business volume and leverage economies of scale without sacrificing individual independence or local ownership. By working through a committed platform, TPC drives collaboration and innovation across a range of clinical, operational and economic areas enabling providers to maximize the financial and non-financial value they receive. TPC represents 20 acute care hospitals and approximately $1 billion in purchasing volume. TPC exists for the sole purpose of helping healthcare organizations remain strong and independent. For more information, visit www.tpc1.com.
Vizient, Inc., the largest member-driven health care performance improvement company in the country, provides innovative data-driven solutions, expertise and collaborative opportunities that lead to improved patient outcomes and lower costs. Vizient’s diverse membership and customer base includes academic medical centers, pediatric facilities, community hospitals, integrated health delivery networks and non-acute health care providers and represents almost $100 billion in annual purchasing volume. The Vizient brand identity represents the integration of VHA Inc., University HealthSystem Consortium and Novation, which combined in 2015, as well as the recently acquired MedAssets’ Spend and Clinical Resource Management (SCM) segment, which includes Sg2. In 2016, Vizient received a World’s Most Ethical Company designation from the Ethisphere Institute. Vizient’s headquarters are in Irving, Texas, with locations in Chicago and other cities across the United States. Please visit www.vizientinc.com as well as our newsroom, blog, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube pages for more information about the company.
About Yankee Alliance
Yankee Alliance, an owner of
Premier Inc., is a group purchasing organization founded in 1984 on a belief in
collaboration, that working together can achieve more than working
alone. Our mission is twofold: to work with members to reduce supply and
operating expenses through aggregation of data, purchasing, ideas and knowledge
and to excel in strategic innovations that continually assist members in
reducing their cost while recognizing their individual needs. Today Yankee
Alliance remains true to the foundational belief in collaboration and has grown
to over 13,100 members in all classes of trades across all 50 states. Please