• Home
  • Supply Chain Summit
Register Now >>

Monday, May 4 – Wednesday, May 6, 2015
JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa
Phoenix, AZ


General Session Highlights

Eric GreitansKeynote:
Why it Takes the Heart and the Fist
Eric Greitens, Former Navy SEAL, Founder of The Mission Continues, and Best-Selling Author
Mr. Greitens shares the fundamental philosophy of his life's work: to be effective in solving the world's problems or even just to live a meaningful life, one must live with both courage and compassion.
Ron BrownsteinThe Affordable Care Act at 5: An Insider’s Look at What’s Next
Ron Brownstein, Editorial Director for Strategic Partnerships, Atlantic Media Company
Mr. Brownstein analyzes what we might expect with a new Congress, millions more insured, and some knowledge about what worked as expected and what didn’t.
Iam MorrisonThe Innovation Imperative: Can You Keep Up, or Are You Just Up at Night?
Ian Morrison, Healthcare Futurist
Change is everywhere in healthcare. Mr. Morrison analyzes the key drivers of change and review the promising signs from major players who have already embraced the innovation imperative.

The Healthcare Supply Chain Summit is an intensive 2-1/2 day event providing a wealth of information. Industry leaders and experts share current and future industry trends, best practices, and real life case studies showcasing successful strategies for operational excellence. GHX customers find the Summit to be a prime opportunity to build their working knowledge of GHX tools, maximize ROI and meet their GHX team in person.

Who attends?

An efficient and effective healthcare supply chain is only possible with strong, collaborative relationships between provider-supplier trading partners, and their GPOs, as well as the numerous functional areas within healthcare organizations. All the players in the supply chain, from the strategic planners to the tactical, serve a critical role to success. That’s why a wide range of representatives attend the Summit every year.

Across the healthcare industry:
  • Providers
  • Suppliers
  • Distributors
  • Group Purchasing Organizations (GPOs)
Across organizations:
  • Data Management / Intelligence
  • eBusiness / eCommerce / EDI
  • Finance / Accounting / Accounts Payable
  • Operations / Supply Chain / Logistics
  • Materials Management / Procurement / Purchasing / Contracts
  • Sales / Marketing
  • Technology
All levels of the organization:
  • C-Suite / Executives
  • VPs / Directors
  • Managers
  • Specialists
  • Individual contributors

Why attend?

To dramatically improve your business performance and build industry partnerships. Away from the distractions and limitations of the office, you’ll concentrate on matters where you can make a big impact:

  • Build a strategy for an efficient, effective supply chain
  • Network and collaborate with trading partners, potential customers or vendors, and peers
  • Join a knowledgeable community leading the drive to improve the business of healthcare
  • Be informed of industry developments and trends
  • Shorten your supply chain learning curve
  • Acquire new ideas
  • Earn CEU credits from AHRMM

GHX customers will also:

  • Learn how to get more from your existing GHX supply chain tools
  • Receive ERP/GHX-user updates (Lawson, PeopleSoft/Oracle, MEDITECH and PMM)

Together we can deliver healthcare more efficiently.

The Summit was an excellent opportunity to learn. I love this event because it truly does bring people from all aspects of the industry together to enjoy collaboration.
-- 2014 Summit Attendee            
Absolutely excellent and great interaction across entire healthcare supply chain. I love the transparent discussion.
-- 2014 Summit Attendee            
I can't say enough good about the Supply Chain Summit. The content, presentations and quality of presenters was outstanding.
-- 2014 Summit Attendee            
I find it valuable hearing how other providers use GHX tools and overcome challenges.
-- 2014 Summit Attendee            
It was an excellent experience...a whirlwind tour that allowed me to learn a ton while connecting and sharing best practices with fellow suppliers, meeting and bonding with key customers and becoming more acquainted with the GHX product line and team. Well done!
-- 2014 Summit Attendee            
Once again, time and money well spent.
-- 2014 Summit Attendee            
I can't say enough good about the Supply Chain Summit. The content, presentations and quality of presenters was outstanding.
-- 2014 Summit Attendee            
The Summit was highly valuable in both terms of learning and networking opportunities.
-- 2014 Summit Attendee            
This was my first Summit and it exceeded my expectations. Thank you!
-- 2014 Summit Attendee            
Very happy I attended. Learned a great deal about UDI and state of healthcare, met some people and learned about their provider situations.
-- 2014 Summit Attendee            
Supply Chain Summit
Follow Us:

2014 Summit Photos