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August 07, 2017 (Cleveland)

CHAMPS Releases Article on GPO Relationships



How to Get the Most from Your GPO RelationshipOn Monday, August 7, 2017, CHAMPS Group Purchasing released an article focused on GPO relationships authored by Associate Vice President Tracy Wise. The article is being released as a follow-up to June's National Rural Health Association (NRHA) webinar on supply chain savings which was led by Wise and CHAMPS GPO Vice President Yolandi Myers.

Download Wise's article, How to Get the Most from Your GPO Relationship

In the piece, Wise elaborates on three critical components to making the most of your GPO relationships:

1. Contract Management

2. Aggregation Savings

3. Customized Service

Along with supply chain technology, spend analytics and program perks, these components make up the list of "6 Critical Components to Maximizing Your Supply Chain Savings," which were discussed during the NRHA webinar.

Contact us to learn more about CHAMPS' GPO relationships.

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About CHAMPS Group Purchasing

CHAMPS Group Purchasing leverages the purchasing power of 10,000+ member locations across the United States. CHAMPS’ members gain access to significant savings in product categories including medical / surgical supplies, foodservice, IT, wireless, office supplies and facility maintenance. Together with its national GPO partner Premier, CHAMPS supports member supply chain initiatives through their expertise in contract management, aggregation savings, supply chain technology, spend analytics and customized service. For more, visit champsgpo.com. CHAMPS is honored to be named as one of The Cleveland Plain Dealer’s Top Workplaces in 2014 and 2015, and to ERC’s NorthCoast 99 List in 2003, 2004, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015 and 2016.