St. Louis (PRWEB) February 11, 2019
Intalere, the healthcare industry leader in delivering optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes, today announced a new agreement with Robinson LaRueCo Consulting, LLC (RLC) to provide supplier diversity resources and services to Intalere members.
RLC works with diverse business owners, corporations seeking to launch a supplier diversity program and supplier diversity professionals to assist in developing exemplary diversity programs, as well as finding potential collaborations between diverse firms and large organizations.
“We are the only supplier diversity consulting firm that has direct healthcare supplier diversity and procurement experience, as we've worked for and with GPOs, hospitals, distributors, manufacturers and pharmaceuticals. This is the first contract of its kind, so this partnership is a significant one for the industry,” said RLC CEO Lamont Robinson.
According to Robinson, RLC uses its industry-wide relationships to improve the inclusion of diverse suppliers into an organization’s supply chain. RLC’s continual education through panels, eLearning programs, executive management programs, and other platforms helps to increase the amount of competition across various industries which results in cost reduction.
“We are pleased to partner with RLC to assist our members’ efforts to support small and local businesses in their communities,” said Stacey Winston, vice president, program management for Intalere.
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 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 Robinson LaRueCo Consulting, LLC
Robinson LaRueCo Consulting, LLC (RLC) is a certified minority-owned firm that specializes in the improvement of diverse supplier inclusion in global supply chains through business development with diverse suppliers, creation of exemplary supplier diversity programs, and development of strategic plans to respond to community pressures. RLC’s expertise has led to the development of multiple award-winning supplier diversity programs as well as hundreds of partnerships between diverse companies and larger organizations. Visit http://www.rlcdiversity.com or http://www.rlcdiversitymag.com to learn more.