Archive August 2012 XIII, No. 8

Going GPO Shopping?

Ask these 7 key questions before entering into a group purchasing organization contract.

Mark McGraw, Associate Editor


group purchasing organization SMART SHOPPER Ask the right questions of a GPO at the start to ensure the most long-term value from your contract.

An affiliation with a group purchasing organization makes good business sense, right? After all, being part of a GPO gives you the clout to buy supplies at much more palatable prices than you could find on your own. That is, if you find the right GPO.

New to Outpatient Surgery Magazine?
Sign-up to continue reading this article.
Register Now
Have an account? Please log in:
Email Address:
  Remember my login on this computer

advertiser banner

Other Articles That May Interest You

The Case for Concurrent Cases

Double-booked surgeons must choreograph their every move.

Master Total Joint Bundled Payments

How to succeed in today's episode-based, risk-reward model.

Breaking the 3-Minute Turnover

Secrets to cleaning rooms in record time - and not missing a spot.