Category: Group Purchasing Organizations (GPO)
Healthcare-provider alliance SharedClarity signs some of medtech's biggest firms to land specialized pricing for peripheral stents.
Four of medtech's biggest firms agreed to offer peripheral stents at specialized prices to members of SharedClarity, an organization formed through the alliance of some of the country's largest health insurance and care providers.
Teleflex plans to offer its surgical devices at exclusive rates to Amerinet members in a new agreement between the healthcare companies.
Technology giant Teleflex (NYSE:TFX) announced this week that it signed a new agreement to provide its surgical devices at special rates to members of Amerinet.
Premier cuts the ribbon on a new medical device pricing app that lets users access prices for thousands of medical devices in real time.
MASSDEVICE ON CALL — Medical device group purchasing giant Premier Inc. announced the launch of its PremierConnect Price Connect smartphone app, connecting healthcare providers with pricing on thousands of medical devices and supplies in real time.
Executives from Aptitude, the online medical device marketplace that aims to be the Amazon.com of medtech, check in with MassDevice.com about its 1st year in business and how medical device salespeople can use it to their advantage.
The goal of aptitude LLC, the Amazon.com-style marketplace for medical device companies and hospitals, is to reduce costs while speeding up contracting in the healthcare supply chain for buyers and sellers of medical equipment.
Group purchasing organization Premier Inc. claims to have saved its members roughly $11.7 billion over 5 years.
Premier Inc. (NSDQ:PINC) said it helped its Quest collaborative hospitals save roughly $11.7 billion and avoid more than 136,000 deaths since 2008.
KCI's V.A.C. Ulta and Prevena therapies received 'Innovative Technology' designations from Novation, putting the devices in a elite class within the group-purchasing organization's lexicon of devices.
Kinetic Concepts' V.A.C. Ulta therapy and Prevena incision management system were awarded Novation's "Innovative Technology" designation, putting the devices in an elite category within the group purchasing organization's catalog.
Novation, which represents close to 100,000 healthcare providers, awarded the designations at its annual Innovative Technology Expo, where products were evaluated and reviewed by hospital member-led councils.
Mazor Robotics links up with an unnamed group purchasing giant, while RTI Surgical joins forces with Yankee Alliance Members.
Mazor Robotics (NSDQ:MZOR) announced a deal with an unnamed group purchasing organization for its flagship Renaissance robotic surgery system.