St. Louis, Missouri (PRWEB) March 07, 2016
Intalere today announced a new multi-year primary agreement with Crystal Run Health for supply chain and healthcare clinical and operational services.
Crystal Run Health is one of the fastest growing health logistics organizations in the country, featuring a multi-specialty group practice of more than 350 exceptional physicians in over 40 medical specialties with multiple practice locations focused on the healthcare needs of the Hudson Valley and lower Catskill region of New York state. In 2006, Crystal Run became the first private practice in New York to earn the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission – the premier healthcare standards organization. In all, they hold more than a dozen accreditations, certifications and quality designations
“We have a long history of successful cost-reduction initiatives with Intalere’s predecessor Amerinet,” said Kevin Keller, director, materials management, Crystal Run Health. “We look forward to the continued partnership with Intalere and implementing Intalere’s advanced solutions that give us the ability to optimize clinical and operational outcomes within our system.”
Crystal Run has completed a physician preference item cost reduction initiative with Intalere and is currently in the process of a comprehensive supply chain assessment. They also work very closely with Intalere’s member input and regional alliance committed programs to further maximize best practice sharing and cost reduction.
“Our relationship with such a progressive organization as Crystal Run has been very productive and mutually beneficial,” said Barton Schmitz, vice president, non-acute and national accounts, Intalere. “We look forward to continued success in helping them deliver the best, most cost effective care to the communities they serve.”
Intalere’s mission focuses on elevating the operational health of America’s healthcare providers by designing tailored, smart solutions that deliver optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes. We strive to be the essential partner for operational excellence in healthcare through customized solutions that address customers’ individual needs. We assist our customers in managing their entire non-labor spend, providing innovative technologies, products and services, and leveraging the best practices of a provider-led model. As Intalere draws on the power of our owner Intermountain Healthcare’s nationally-recognized supply chain expertise and leadership in technology, process improvement, and evidence-based clinical and business best practices, we are uniquely positioned to be the innovation leader in the healthcare industry. Visit http://www.intalere.com to learn more.
About Crystal Run Health
Crystal Run Health was established to serve as the guiding organization behind Crystal Run entities, including Crystal Run Healthcare and Crystal Run Health Plans. For more than 20 years, these organizations invested in innovation, cutting edge technology, premier quality health services, and world-class practice management to improve the health of their patients and the overall community. The mission of Crystal Run Health is to improve the quality and availability of, and satisfaction with, healthcare services in the communities they serve. To accomplish this goal, the practice emphasizes medical excellence as well as responsiveness to consumer needs through service excellence and patient empowerment. For more information about Crystal Run Health visit http://www.HealthTransformed.com, and follow us on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook .