Operators benefit by using GPOs, industry report asserts

Share this article:

Long-term care operators are reducing their purchasing costs by taking advantage of group purchasing organization, according to a study by the Healthcare Group Purchasing Industry Initiative. The report adds that GPOs “maintain high ethical standards and business practices that promote innovation, transparency in the bidding process and compliance.” The pro-GPO study counters an earlier investigation by the Government Accountability Office. Federal auditors questioned whether GPOs receive inappropriate administrative fee payments from vendors.

Share this article:

More in Products

LeadingAge's CAST releases medication management tools

LeadingAge's Center for Aging Services Technologies release new tools last week to help long-term care providers identify the best medication management product.

Butler Mobility updates paint colors for platform lifts

Butler Mobility updates paint colors for platform lifts

Butler Mobility has widened the spectrum of paint color choices for its Incline Platform Lifts line.

NeuroMetrix releases pain management system

NeuroMetrix releases pain management system

NeuroMetrix Inc. has created the SENSUS™ Pain Management System, a wearable neurostimulation technology developed for chronic neuropathic pain, including painful diabetic neuropathy.