Archive October 2008 IX, No. 10

Secrets to Saving With Your GPO

Find out how to get your money's worth.

Dan O

Dan O'Connor, Editor-in-Chief


The Surgery Center of Centralia (Ill.) used to pay $22 per oxygen tank. Now it pays $6 per tank. All thanks to a happy coincidence that illustrates the first lesson of maximizing your GPO: know your GPO's contracts.

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