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 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. 

2018 Winner: CANTEL

  • CANTEL leadership executed a well-defined internal integration strategy for GHX with an objective to move as much traffic as possible onto the Exchange prior to their new enterprise resource planning (ERP) system go-live.
  • They on-boarded 2,000 + accounts/9,000 ship-to locations in less than 11 months, increasing their EDI volume from under 2 percent through a VAN partner, to more than 60 percent through the GHX Exchange today.
  • With a strategic vision to elevate the customer experience, while allowing for continued growth within the organization, CANTEL easily exceeded the year one goals set forth by the executive team.
2017 - Diagnostica Stago
2017 Winner -
Diagnostica Stago
2016 Rookie of the Year - Supplier
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