Excellence in Contract Management | GHX

GHXcellence Awards

GHXcellence Awards recognize supply chain leaders that are driving savings and efficiency for their organizations, their trading partners and the healthcare industry through automation and best practices.

Excellence in Contract Management

New for 2015, this award is presented to the provider leading the drive for process efficiencies and contract optimization and compliance by automating contracting functions.


  • Must be a GHX CCXpert and/or GHX Contract Manager user

Criteria considered*

  • Reduction in off contract spend
  • Percentage of spend under contract
  • Improvement in contract compliance
  • Reduction in contract price exceptions
  • Improvement in contract price alignment
  • Incorporation of GLNs in systems and processes
  • Strategic execution – how contract management helps achieve organizational objectives

* These are suggested criteria that will be given strong consideration by the judges, although nominees are not required to include all of these in their nominations nor are they limited to these criteria. Nominations should include supporting documentation whenever possible.

2015 Winner - Lane Regional Medical Center