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...
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
The new agreement features several benefits to the hospitalsmore...
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, 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
This year, the Expo features 120 suppliers from across the U.S.
demonstrating 180 products, including a wide range of FDA-approved
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...