Strategic partnership provides evidence-based resources to value
Buyline Purchased Services Program™,
Buyline Consumables Benchmarking™,
Buyline Value Analysis™,
Buyline Recall Tracker™ with SmartMatch™, and
Premier, Inc., a leading healthcare improvement company, has extended
its group purchasing partnership with MD Buyline, the leading provider
of evidence-based clinical and financial healthcare information, to help
hospitals, health systems and other care providers reduce capital,
supply, PPI and purchased services costs through evidence-based
Previously covering Buyline Capital™ and Buyline HCIT™, the new 36-month
health technology assessment (HTA) contract has been expanded to cover
MD Buyline’s entire portfolio of solutions,
Effective June 1, 2014, Premier members are able to access MD Buyline’s
entire platform of solutions at preferred, pre-negotiated pricing.
As a strategic partner and advocate to healthcare providers, MD Buyline
helps approximately half of the nation’s hospitals by providing clinical
and financial insight, information and customized resources at every
stage of their value analysis process.
Capital is a hospital supply chain solution that drives medical
capital savings of 10% on average through evidence-based data and
HCIT is a healthcare information technology solution that provides
hospitals with unmatched information and personalized consultations
for IT investments.
Purchased Services Program is a sustainable solution to reducing
the cost of services hospitals outsource by 30% on average.
Consumables Benchmarking is an online dashboard of physician
preference items (PPIs) and medical supplies price benchmarking data.
Value Analysis is a consultative solution to help healthcare
providers identify PPI initiatives and actionable savings
Recall Tracker with SmartMatch is an online solution to help
healthcare facilities track, manage and resolve FDA recalls.
SmartMatch automatically identifies affected products based on a
facility’s purchase history.
Budget is a medical equipment budgeting solution that helps
hospitals set expectations for capital acquisition costs and savings.
“The strength of the MD Buyline platform is founded on our advocacy,
expertise and evidence-based data. Our experts understand the needs of
value analysis teams and our analysts have over 20 years of first-hand
healthcare experience. MD Buyline has been capturing unbiased,
evidence-based information for over 30 years, and we leverage this depth
to develop resources that help our members reach their financial and
clinical goals,” said Satin Mirchandani, CEO of MD Buyline.
About MD Buyline
Healthcare providers recognize MD Buyline as the leading provider of
evidence-based information and research. By creating transparency and
fostering consultative relationships, MD Buyline has partnered with
providers for more than three decades to identify cost reduction
opportunities for purchased services, consumables, capital and IT.
Providers rely on MD Buyline’s data and clinical analysts for financial
and clinical insight to reach long- and short-term goals. For more
information, please visit www.mdbuyline.com,
and follow MD Buyline on Twitter, @MDBuyline.
Source: MD Buyline