Novation press releases

  • 11/03/14
    Novation, the health care services company for the members of VHA Inc., UHC, Children’s Hospital Association and Provista LLC, today commended the Health Care Supply Chain Association’s (HSCA) Committee for Healthcare eStandards (CHeS) for its launch of the Total Visibility Project. The project establishes a data synchronization best practice for product information that will improve patient safety and efficiency in the health care supply chainmore...
  • 09/23/14
    Welch Allyn, Inc., a leading medical diagnostic device company that delivers pragmatic innovation at the point of care, and Novation, a leading health care services company, today announced a new three-year contract for disposable blood pressure cuffs which provide exceptional value for hospitals and are designed to aid in efforts to reduce cross contamination risks. The new agreement features several benefits to the hospitalsmore...
  • 09/15/14
    Novation, the leading health care services company, today recognized more than 200 health care providers across the country that have demonstrated excellence in lowering costs through the use of IMPACT Standardization Programs™. Winners included members of VHA Inc., UHC, Children’s Hospital Association and Provista Inc. who participated in all standardization categories or obtained significant value in rebates. Novation honoredmore...
  • 09/10/14
    Novation, the leading health care services company, held its annual Innovative Technology Expo today in Irving, Texas. Medical suppliers, both large and small, are at the Expo to demonstrate the latest innovative health care products and meet with hospital clinicians and decision makers. This year, the Expo features 120 suppliers from across the U.S. demonstrating 180 products, including a wide range of FDA-approved technologiesmore...
  • 09/03/14
    Novation and Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW) today announced they have entered into a three-year, sole-source strategic relationship that provides the world’s market leading heart valve therapies to the more than 100,000 members and affiliates of VHA, UHC, Children’s Hospital Association and Provista. The new agreement with Edwards for its heart valve product portfolio enables Novation to enter the heart valve category formore...
  • 08/21/14
    Novation, the leading health care services company, is collaborating with the Healthcare Supplier Diversity Alliance (HSDA), Tuck Business School at Dartmouth and Novant Health to offer a week-long executive training program to empower owners and senior executives of minority-owned companies to compete in the highly competitive health care industry. The program, Building a High-Performing Minority Business, will be held November 16–21, 2014 atmore...
  • 07/29/14
    Novation, a VHA and UHC company, today announced three new web-based applications with breakthrough interactive features that automate key health care supply chain processes and workflows for members of Children’s Hospital Association. The new and enhanced applications under the Novation Optimize Solutions umbrella – Value Analysis, Item Master and Formulary – are examples of how Novation helps organizations address the most criticalmore...
  • 07/24/14
    To help health care organizations better understand trends in the cardiovascular market that could impact patient care and the bottom line, Novation released its Spring 2014 CV Watch, “Innovations in Cardiovascular Devices.” The semi-annual Novation report provides hospitals with guidance and details on promising new technologies that can help them better serve patient needs and understand how these options impact the supply chainmore...
  • 07/07/14
    Novation, the leading health care supply chain expertise, analytics and contracting company, announced the availability of new National Group Buys for the third quarter that enable health care organizations to save up to 82 percent on capital equipment and beverage purchases. The current Group Buy agreements, effective through Sept. 30, 2014, offer savings to health care organizations on a wide variety of products across 26 categories.more...
  • 07/01/14
    Novation, the leading health care services company, today announced the online availability of its 2014 annual diversity report, accessible at Novation Supplier Diversity – Footprints. The publication highlights the community and economic benefits that Novation’s diverse network of suppliers provides to hospitals and health care organizations. Novation currently has more than 65 active contracts with diverse suppliers throughout themore...