Press Release

Annual Best Practices Forum Brings Together Competing Industry Leadership

WASHINGTON, D.C., May 18, 2018 – Continuing downward pressure on healthcare costs, ensuring the availability of high quality products/services from a global supply system, and facilitating new and innovative products reaching the marketplace – those are three major trends in the Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) sector in 2018, identified at the Healthcare Group Purchasing Industry Initiative (HGPII) annual best practices forum in Washington, DC.

Annual Report and Survey Includes Anecdotes of Programs that Support Innovation

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 15, 2018 – The Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) sector is implementing policies that encourage healthcare innovation and provide access to new products and technological breakthroughs – that’s the key finding from the 12th Annual Report from the Healthcare Group Purchasing Industry Initiative (HGPII)

National Survey Reveals Best Practices and Transparency by Leading GPO Networks

WASHINGTON, D.C. – March 1, 2016 –Today the Healthcare Group Purchasing Industry Initiative (HGPII) published its tenth Annual Report to the Public, disclosing the current state of best business practices within the health care group purchasing industry in 2015. The report, developed from a comprehensive survey of ethics standards and purchasing policies within the health care supply chain, concludes that member organizations continue to provide high levels of transparency in their contracting processes and adhere to strict public codes of conduct. HGPII leaders shared the report during a live event broadcast by webinar