Novation press releases

  • 05/04/15
    Novation today announced its dual-contract award in the Bone Densitometry category. Hologic Inc. and Swissray International Inc. were both awarded agreements, replacing incumbent GE Healthcare in this category.“This is a very important clinical category in the area of women’s health and Novation is happy that it has two excellent awardees for the membership and affiliates we serve.” said Mike Clemens, Novation’s vice president contract and program services. “Of the suppliers that participatedmore...
  • 04/30/15
    Novation today announced its participation in the HIDA Educational Foundation Associates Program. The HIDA Educational Foundation is the research and education arm of the Health Industry Distributors Association, the premier trade association representing medical products distribution.John Thompson, Novation vice president, sourcing operations, said, “We are pleased to become a member of the HIDA Educational Foundation Associates Program. This is an excellent opportunity to blend themore...
  • 04/21/15
    Novation, the leading health care services company for more than 100,000 members and affiliates of VHA Inc., University HealthSystem Consortium, Children's Hospital Association and Provista, announced today that Mark Cartwright, Novation’s senior director of Supplier Diversity, has been recognized by Women’s Enterprise USA magazine as one of its Top 100 Leaders in Supplier Diversity.WE USA developed the list of leaders after reviewing hundreds of diversity professionals and narrowingmore...
  • 04/10/15
    Novation, the nation’s leading health care services company, announced that its Period 2 National Group Buys launched April 1 and will be effective through June 30.Novation’s Group Buys provide significant savings and value-added benefits to the participating members of VHA Inc., University HealthSystem Consortium, Children’s Hospital Association and Provista by combining member purchasing volume to maximize savings opportunities. In addition to price, Novation’s Group Buys often provide valuemore...
  • 03/09/15
    Novation, the leading health care solutions company for more than 100,000 members and affiliates of VHA Inc., UHC, Children's Hospital Association and Provista, announced today that it has been recognized for the fourth straight year by the Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2015 World’s Most Ethical Company®. The World’s Most Ethical Companiesmore...
  • 03/02/15
    IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A national survey of pharmacy professionals released today by Novation, the leading health care services company, found that a move to specialty drug distribution of important cancer drugs is resulting in higher costs to hospitals, reduced availability of the important drugs and delays in treating sick patients. These drugs are used in treating half of all cancers in the United States. It has been estimated that this change hasmore...
  • 01/29/15
    Novation, the leading health care services company, announce today that its national Group Buys for the first period of 2015 were launched Jan. 1, 2015, and will be effective through March 31. Novation’s Group Buys provide significant savings and value-added benefits to the participating members of VHA Inc., UHC, Children’s Hospital Association and Provista by combining member purchasing volume to maximize savings opportunities. Inmore...
  • 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...