GROUP PURCHASING POWER
Premier/Essensa has partnered with RenewalMSO to offer members access to their full contract portfolio, which is the most comprehensive and advantageous purchasing program serving the industry today. Below is just a sampling of the contract categories and purchasing programs available to members:
- Capital Equipment
- Computer Hardware/Software
- Employee Screening Services
- Facility Maintenance & Construction
- Food & Food Services
- Home Medical Equipment/Durable Medical Equipment (HME/DME)
- Housekeeping Products
- Laboratory Supplies
- Medical/Surgical Supplies
- Office Supplies
- Pharmaceutical Supplies
- Telecommunications/Wireless Services
- And more
Essensa is a national group purchasing organization that provides strategic procurement solutions and operational support to reduce costs and increase efficiency for non-acute healthcare providers and other commercial markets. Essensa’s healthcare members include ambulatory and diagnostic imaging centers, senior nutrition centers, clinical laboratories, hospice and home health agencies, first responders, physician practices, and more.
Essensa is wholly owned by Premier, a leading healthcare improvement company. Through their affiliation with Premier, Essensa provides access to the most competitive and extensive portfolio available with the flexibility to deliver unique contract enhancements and regional contracts to meet the individual needs of our members. With access to the Premier purchasing program, Essensa members are able to access pricing currently enjoyed by more than 2,000 hospitals and over 50,000 additional health care sites throughout the nation.
What is a Group Purchasing Organization?
A group purchasing organization (GPO) is an entity that is created to aggregate the purchasing volume of a group of businesses to obtain discounts from vendors based on the collective buying volume of the GPO members. Managing purchasing effectively is critical to achieving overall operational success and can present a substantial financial advantage. Watch this brief video to discover how you can leverage Essensa’s buying power to save 10% to 73% on your total annual purchasing spend.
Premier/Essensa GPO Membership No. 822014