Most Improved Provider | 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.

Most Improved Provider

New for 2015, this award recognizes the healthcare provider that has made the most impressive year-over-year gains in growing their utilization of GHX solutions and driving efficiencies and savings with their organization.


  • Must be a GHX Exchange member for two consecutive years

Criteria considered*

  • Percentage growth in purchase order (PO) lines
  • Percentage growth in electronic invoices and/or invoice automation
  • Percentage growth in number of PO trading partners
  • Largest percentage growth in invoice trading partners
  • Contract hit rate
  • Connections to non-GHX vendors (supported thru GHX MetaTrade)
  • GHX product utilization
  • Strategic execution of supply chain-related activities in support of 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 - Henry Ford Health System