2021 News Releases

Nov 10 2021

COVID-19 has increased the need for enhanced compliance and safety across healthcare providers, yet GHX data from a 2020 survey shows most hospital and healthcare systems regularly fail to reach their vendor credentialing compliance goals due to limited resources, insufficient investment and conflicting priorities for organizational leadership. Driving consistent vendor…

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Nov 09 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) announced it has opened early registration for its 22nd annual GHX Summit. After being held virtually for the past two years, the 2022 GHX Summit will resume as an in-person event, taking place this year at The Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood, Florida, May 9 -…

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Oct 14 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) today announced it has acquired Chicago-based Explorer Surgical Corp., operator of a comprehensive digital and remote case support platform that connects suppliers with healthcare provider teams. By combining Explorer Surgical’s digital expertise in creating innovative procedure playbooks, telementoring and performance tracking tools with GHX’s cloud-based supply…

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Oct 04 2021

In the wake of important lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare organizations are rethinking their supply chains. Embracing advanced technology and modern data strategies will enable healthcare organizations to improve operational and financial performance, enhance patient care and guard against future pandemics, natural disasters or other supply chain disruptions.…

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Aug 10 2021

Expression Networks, a leading provider of complete technology solutions to the Department of Defense, and Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX), operator of the healthcare industry’s largest cloud-based trading network that connects those who buy, sell and use products needed to deliver patient care, announced that they are collaborating to develop a…

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Jun 30 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) today announced its Vendormate Kiosk now features expanded Visitor Management capabilities delivered via a simple software upgrade. The Vendormate Kiosk provides healthcare with a comprehensive, integrated digital solution for both vendor and visitor management to improve facility safety and security for staff, patients, vendors and visitors…

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Jun 02 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX), operator of the industry’s largest cloud-based trading network that connects those who buy, sell and use products needed to deliver patient care, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to receive a strategic investment from Warburg Pincus, a leading global growth investor.

As part…

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May 26 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) announced the recipients of its 20th annual GHXcellence Awards at this year’s virtual GHX Summit LIVE event today. GHX reinvented the awards program this year in recognition of the providers, suppliers and individuals that went above and beyond to support patients and communities during the COVID-19…

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May 13 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) announced today the 63 healthcare provider and supplier organizations named to the 2020 GHX Millennium Club. Since 2015, the Millennium Club has honored provider and supplier organizations that achieved the highest levels of healthcare supply chain automation, generating at least one million automated transactions (including advanced…

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May 06 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) today announced details of its 2021 GHX Summit 365. This year-round virtual learning event, kicking off in May in place of GHX’s annual in-person Summit, provides a platform for providers and suppliers to engage together to share best practices and enable networking across the industry. Conversations…

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Apr 29 2021

Today, Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) named Bonnie Lai as General Manager of Lumere, effective May 1. She will focus on supporting GHX’s aim to advance healthcare’s adoption of a clinically integrated supply chain in service to a more effective, resilient healthcare ecosystem.

Bonnie previously served as Lumere's Vice President of…

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Apr 22 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) today introduced its new Vendormate Kiosk. The Vendormate Kiosk is the only integrated mobile app and kiosk solution that overlays infection control with credentialing requirements to allow for improved facility safety and security. This helps organizations solve the credentialing challenges brought on by COVID-19 and prepare…

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Apr 14 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) today recognized North America’s highest performing healthcare provider organizations with the release of its annual list of "Best 50" supply chains. The "Best 50" honorees stand out amongst North America’s premier hospitals for their ability to demonstrate improved operational performance while driving down costs through supply…

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Mar 30 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) announced today that its North American Customer Support team has achieved certification under the prestigious Service Capability & Performance (SCP) Standards from Service Strategies. GHX achieved certification after an extensive audit of its Louisville Service Operation. The SCP Standards quantify the effectiveness of customer service and…

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Mar 16 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) today welcomed Steve Jackson in the role of General Manager, Exchange Services. In this capacity, Jackson will focus on co-designing solutions with providers and suppliers that lower the total cost of care and improve patient outcomes. Leveraging GHX’s extensive reach, Jackson will be responsible for advancing…

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Jan 12 2021

Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) today announced it has opened nominations for the 2020 GHXcellence Awards. GHX has reinvented the GHXcellence Award program to better recognize provider and supplier organizations and individuals that have gone above and beyond to support patients and communities. The 2020 GHXcellence Award winners will be announced…

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