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.

Rookie of the Year - Supplier

This new award recognizes a supplier that has been on the GHX Exchange less than 2 years and has demonstrated its ability to accelerate time-to-value in critical areas that drive supply chain performance.

Criteria considered

Note: Nominees are not required to meet all these criteria, nor are they limited to these. This criteria defines the range of accomplishment considered for this award. 

  • Level of procure-to-pay/order-to-cash automation
  • Electronic trading partner enablement
  • Percent of orders placed/received through the Exchange
  • Use of a range of electronic transaction sets
  • Team engagement, training and certification
  • Speed of implementation
  • GHX product utilization

Nominations should include supporting documentation whenever possible. 

2017 Winner: Diagnostica Stago

  • Executive leadership and execution on strategy allowed Diagnostica Stago to achieve record-breaking volumes in terms of adoption, utilization, outreach to provider customers and return on investment in just six months. These efforts resulted in greater internal efficiency and cost savings, and strengthened customer relationships, which helped drive further revenue growth.

  • Setting goals for the project launch and applying a continuous improvement mindset to their engagement resulted in an exceptionally quick level of adoption with their customers.

  • They exceeded their first year goal of establishing 400 trading partner connections in just six months and now more than 45 percent of all Stago orders are automated via GHX.
2017 - Diagnostica Stago
2017 Winner -
Diagnostica Stago
2016 Rookie of the Year - Supplier
2016 Winner -
QIAGEN