GHX Honors “Best 50” Healthcare Providers for Supply Chain Excellence

Top performing providers out of more than 4,000 hospitals in the U.S. and Canada honored for operational performance and driving down costs through the supply chain
Louisville, CO - Wednesday, February 17, 2016 -

Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC (GHX) has announced its annual list of the healthcare provider organizations being recognized as the 2015 GHX “Best 50” Supply Chains in North America for their work in improving operational performance and driving down costs through supply chain automation. The recipients will be honored at the 2016 GHX Healthcare Supply Chain Summit, May 23-25, 2016, in Austin, Texas.

To select the Best 50, GHX looked at the performance of more than 4,000 hospitals in the U.S. and Canada currently connected to the GHX electronic trading exchange. GHX identified the 50 healthcare organizations that scored highest in areas such as purchasing and invoice volume, Exchange utilization and trading partner connections during the 2015 calendar year. To view the Best 50 criteria and to learn about the new GHX awards honoring supply chain excellence in healthcare, visit:

“Every year we honor the provider organizations that are setting a very high bar for supply chain excellence,” said Bruce Johnson, President & CEO, GHX. “This is a tremendous accomplishment and reflects the exceptional work these supply chain, finance and materials management teams have undertaken to help put their organization in this ‘top of the industry’ position. The work they are doing serves as a great example to the industry — showing the strategic value of supply chain to tackle costs, remove waste, drive efficiency, and in so doing, help deliver quality patient care.

The 2015 GHX Best 50 Customers are as follows (in alphabetical order):

  • Akron General Health System
  • Allina Health System
  • Baptist Health of Northeast Florida
  • Baptist Healthcare System
  • Blanchard Valley Health Center
  • Bon Secours Health System
  • CarolinaEast Medical Center
  • Centura Health
  • Community Health Network
  • Community Medical Center - Fresno
  • County of Santa Clara
  • Crouse Hospital
  • El Camino Hospital
  • Fairview Health Services
  • Freeman Health System
  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Hackensack University Medical Center
  • Harborview Medical Center
  • Harris Health System
  • Henry Ford Health System
  • Lehigh Valley Health Network
  • Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
  • Mary Washington Healthcare
  • Medical University Hospital Authority
  • MultiCare Health System
  • NorthBay Healthcare
  • Ochsner Clinic Foundation
  • Parkview Medical Center
  • Presbyterian Healthcare Services
  • Riverside Health System
  • Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
  • Seattle Children's Hospital
  • Southwest General Health Center
  • St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center
  • Stanford Health Care
  • The University of Chicago Medicine
  • Tucson Medical Center
  • Tufts Medical Center
  • UCLA Healthcare
  • UF Health
  • United Health Services Hospital
  • UCSF Medical Center
  • University of Colorado Health
  • Valley Medical Center
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Virginia Mason Medical Center
  • Wayne Memorial Hospital
  • Westchester County Health Care
  • Yale-New Haven Health Services


About GHX

Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC (GHX) drives costs out of healthcare with cloud-based supply chain management technology and services in order to help enable better patient care and savings by maximizing automation, efficiency, and accuracy of business processes. GHX offers healthcare providers and suppliers an open and neutral electronic trading exchange that delivers procurement and accounts payable automation, contract and inventory management, vendor credentialing and management, business intelligence, and other supply chain-related tools and services. For more information, visit and The Healthcare Hub.