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.

U.S. Healthcare Supplier of the Year – Large Volume

GHX recognizes the top performing supplier with greater than $500M in transaction volume across the GHX Exchange.

The criteria below evaluates year-over-year improvement with a full year of volume.


  • Two consecutive years of membership on the GHX Exchange


  • Growth in number of:
    • PO lines processed through the Exchange
    • Invoice lines processed through the Exchange
    • Advanced shipping notice (ASN) lines processed through the Exchange
  • Discrepancy reduction year-over-year
  • Trading partner growth
  • Lowest average response time
  • GHX product utilization
  • Strategic execution – how use of GHX products and services and supply chain excellence helps achieve organizational objectives

2018 Winner: Jon

  • Throughout 2018, Johnson & Johnson (J&J) focused on driving increased order and transaction automation using the various channels the company has enabled through GHX.
  • The J&J team worked diligently to harmonize the customer experience within each of these new ordering channels. Through increased customer engagement, they were also very successful in maximizing the channels they had already been using.
  • J&J has an ongoing effort to ensure its customers are able to drive as many automated orders through the GHX Exchange as possible. There is also focused attention on helping solve order discrepancies with customers so as to continue to provide a world-class customer experience.
2017 - BD
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2016 - Supplier of the Year - Large Volume
2016 Winner -
Boston Scientific
2015 - Supplier of the Year - Large Volume
2015 Winner -
St. Jude Medical
U.S. Healthcare Supplier of the Year – Large Volume
2014 Winner -