"It has been a great experience working with CHAMPS Group Purchasing as a strategic supply chain partner. The CHAMPS team helps us manage contract agreements and our account manager provides opportunities for savings specific to our facility. CHAMPS’ regular e-newsletter communicates further opportunities to save, keeps us up-to-date on the latest CHAMPS / Premier agreements and shares news from the hospital industry. I wholeheartedly recommend CHAMPS Group Purchasing and give them my highest endorsement as a value-adding strategic partner."

-- Karen Meyer, Vice President of Finance, CFO, Rush Memorial Hospital

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Uncover New Savings Opportunities with CHAMPS Group Purchasing Experts

CHAMPS Group Purchasing experts are committed to extraordinary client service, saving members $38 million annually by specializing in dedicated contract management, customized GPO contracting and national aggregation initiatives to fit each member's needs.

Working with CHAMPS' Group Purchasing Experts

To ensure you maximize contract utilization and achieve your ultimate savings goals, you’ll work with a national account manager dedicated to your class of trade. Once you share your savings goals with our group purchasing experts, you can count on them to serve as an extension of your purchasing department by:

  • Implementing agreements
  • Providing contract management
  • Identifying ongoing savings opportunities
  • Developing supplier relations
  • Conducting business reviews
  • Generating customized reports

In addition, CHAMPS Group Purchasing experts help you reach your maximum saving potential through CHAMPS Connection, our bi-weekly e-newsletter detailing the latest CHAMPS / Premier Group Purchasing contract launches, updates, aggregation opportunities and promotions.

Aggregated GPO Contracts

CHAMPS Group Purchasing experts take your savings to the next level with the aggregation power of 15,000+ members nationwide. Aggregation of national agreements leverages our purchasing power with national suppliers and manufacturers to negotiate better pricing on behalf of all CHAMPS' members.

Electronic Price Activation and Reporting

Contract connection and electronic price activation technology allow CHAMPS Group Purchasing experts to activate and renew GPO contracting agreements on behalf of your organization, streamlining the contract activation process and substantially reducing the workload of your staff - allowing for faster realized savings. In addition, Premier’s online reporting tools help you understand your purchasing habits and identify established savings and opportunities for additional savings. Visit premierinc.com for online access.

Contact us to discuss partnering with the group purchasing experts to achieve your ultimate savings goals.