St. Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) February 04, 2014
Amerinet Inc., a leading national healthcare solutions organization, today announced the Amerinet Strategic Savings Program, which offers members interested in standardization the option to participate in a portfolio of sole source committed contracts. In return for a high level of commitment, participants can possibly see savings of up to 25 percent for products that compose a significant portion of their supply spend.
“The Strategic Savings Program is the latest resource to help our members control their costs,” said Michael McCullough, vice president, strategic savings program and custom contracting for Amerinet. “It is designed to maximize standardization and cost savings and allows healthcare facilities of any size to access the best cost reduction pricing tiers available through Amerinet.”
Hospitals can find easy savings wins on up to 40 commodity categories including basic wound care, blood pressure products, casting/splinting, electrodes, lancets, lap sponges and towels, OR sharps, pillows, protective apparel and even office supplies.
The program is highlighted by reasonable commitments and benefits including:
- Wide Selection – Amerinet’s extensive portfolio of purchasing agreements allows members to develop a customized program based on their needs and objectives over many areas of expense, including medical and surgical supplies and office supplies
- Maximum Value – The Strategic Savings Program is designed to provide the greatest value and the highest quality and service in the market. Contracted suppliers are market leaders who have earned their designation in this program through competition with other leading companies.
- Easy Access – The Strategic Savings Program is open to all Amerinet members, specific to their Class of Trade, and there is no fee to participate.
“This program allows Intermountain to use leverage to manage a number of product categories, and gain value, while freeing up internal resources to work on problems we are uniquely positioned to solve,” Richard Bagley, director of strategic sourcing for Intermountain Healthcare, a long-time Amerinet member which helped develop the program.
As a leading national healthcare solutions organization, Amerinet collaborates with acute and alternate care providers to create and deliver unique solutions through performance improvement resources, guidance and ongoing support. With better product standardization and utilization, new financial tools beyond contracting and alliances that help lower costs, raise revenue and champion quality, Amerinet enriches healthcare delivery for its members and the communities they serve. To learn more about how Amerinet can help you successfully navigate the future of healthcare reform, visit http://www.amerinet-gpo.com.