May 26, 2021
GHX Presents GHXcellence Honors to Providers and Suppliers in 7 Categories for Supply Chain Excellence
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 pandemic, as well as for exhibiting healthcare supply chain excellence.
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.
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.
Nov 16, 2020
GHX Summit 20 Digital Connect Surfaces Insight into COVID-19 Resilience, the Clinically Integrated Supply Chain and Data Maturity
LOUISVILLE, Colo. – November 16, 2020 – Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) today shared a recap of its Summit 20 Digital Connect conference, a digital reimagination of GHX's annual Summit conference, which for two decades has assembled hundreds of healthcare industry leaders from the provider, supplier, distributor and GPO communities to explore ways to create a more collaborative and resilient supply chain.
Oct 13, 2020
GHX Announces Keynote Speakers for Summit LIVE Event
LOUISVILLE, Colo. – October 13, 2020 – Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC (GHX) today announced keynote speakers and session details for its GHX Summit LIVE event, the second part of its 2020 GHX Summit Digital Connect conference.
Oct 02, 2020
GHX Honored for Response to COVID-19, Female Leadership Contributions to Healthcare Supply Chain Innovation, Diversity & Inclusion
LOUISVILLE, Colo. – October 2, 2020 – Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC (GHX) today announced the company and its Chief Commercial Officer, Tina Murphy, have recently been honored by third party organizations for helping the healthcare industry navigate COVID-19 supply chain shortages, as well as for driving continued innovation and fostering greater diversity and inclusion.
Sep 15, 2020
GHX Announces Summit 20 Digital Connect: Digital Conference Explores Innovation in the Modern Healthcare Supply Chain
LOUISVILLE, Colo. – September 15, 2020 – Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC (GHX) today announced details of its GHX Summit 20 Digital Connect conference. GHX Summit 20 Digital Connect is a digital reimagination of GHX's annual Supply Chain Summit conference, which for the past two decades has assembled hundreds of healthcare industry leaders from the provider, supplier, distributor and GPO communities to explore ways to create a more collaborative and resilient supply chain that promotes better patient care and strategies for lowering the cost to deliver it. GHX Summit 20 Digital Connect will take place in two parts: a series of weekly Summit Satellite breakout sessions will run from September 22-October 23 and a Summit LIVE! three-day event will take place digitally from October 27-29. Registration for Summit 20 Digital Connect is free to attend: https://www.ghxsummit.com/2020.
Jun 23, 2020
Lumere Introduces Enhanced Physician-Level Analytics to Advance Clinically Integrated Supply Chains
Chicago, IL – Lumere, Inc., a GHX company, today announced newly expanded physician-level analytics capabilities as part of its Category Optimization solution. The integrated solution provides analysis of physician-level utilization of medical devices, enabling clinical and administrative leaders to better identify variation among device selection.
Louisville, CO - Global Healthcare Exchange (GHX) today announced it has acquired Chicago-based Lumere, a leading provider of evidence-based data and analytics solutions that enable healthcare organizations to build clinically integrated supply chains and optimize medication formulary management.
Chicago, IL - Lumere has been named an 18th annual Chicago Innovation Award winner on behalf of its Category Optimization solution. Category Optimization ensures medical device purchasing and utilization is based on evidence, ensuring better patient outcomes.
Chicago, IL - Healthcare supply chain professionals will gather in San Diego for the upcoming AHRMM19 Conference and Exhibition. Lumere, Inc.’s Chief Medical Officer, John Cherf, MD, MPH, MBA, will lead a panel of clinical and supply chain leaders during the “How to Prepare Physicians for Supply Chain Leadership” Learning Lab session.
Chicago, IL - Lumere, Inc. today announced its Product Introduction Management solution has achieved a number of milestones in the past year. Product Introduction Management is the first product to combine clinical research, value analysis workflow management and clinical spend analytics.
Chicago, IL - Lumere, Inc. has been named one of the 2019 Best Places to Work in Chicago. Crain’s Chicago Business’s annual listing honors 100 companies that have gone above and beyond in creating empowering, supportive and collaborative workplaces.
Feb 11, 2019
Lumere Closes Strategic Growth Capital Funding
Chicago, IL - Lumere, Inc. announced today the closure of a significant round of funding led by Heritage Group. The additional capital will be used to develop and further expand service offerings that enable evidence-led change at health systems nationwide.
Chicago, IL - On June 7–8, Lumere will host Frontiers 2018: The Way Forward, its second annual forum for healthcare leaders. During this two-day event, hospital executives will join innovators from other industries to discuss new strategies for finding success in a value-based world.
May 23, 2018
Navigant, Lumere Collaborate to Help Healthcare Providers Target Clinical and Financial Variation
Chicago, IL - Navigant and Lumere today announced a collaboration to help healthcare providers implement evidence-based, technology-enabled consulting solutions aimed at reducing clinical and financial variation.
May 01, 2018
Lumere, AHVAP Announce Partnership to Highlight Best Practices in Managing Care Variation
Chicago, IL – Lumere today announced plans to collaborate with the Association of Healthcare Value Analysis Professionals’ (AHVAP) Industry Business Education Collaborative agreement. This agreement includes educational offerings highlighting best-practice strategies to help health systems apply evidence to clinical decisions.
Chicago, IL - AllSpire Health GPO, LLC announced a partnership with Lumere today to implement the company’s Category Optimization and Product Introduction Management solutions as part of its ongoing initiatives to optimize the value its members provide to patients.
Chicago, IL - Lumere today announced the appointment of Scott A. Falk, MD, to the firm’s Physician Advisory Council. A practicing anesthesiologist and critical care physician, Dr. Falk serves as Director of Performance Improvement, Quality and Safety at Penn Medicine (University of Pennsylvania).
Chicago, IL - Lumere today announced the appointment of John Cherf, MD, MPH, MBA, as the company’s first-ever chief medical officer. A practicing orthopedic surgeon with over 20 years of experience, Dr. Cherf has published in numerous peer review journals, speaks internationally and has served as an advisor and consultant.
Jan 24, 2018
Procured Health Expands Focus, Becomes Lumere
Chicago, IL - To better reflect its expanded focus, Procured Health, the leading provider of data-driven analytics, evidence and expert guidance to help health systems cut costs and reduce unwarranted clinical variation, has changed its name to Lumere.
Sep 07, 2017
Procured Health Hosts Annual Leadership Roundtable to Explore the Frontier of Healthcare Change
Chicago, IL - Procured Health recently held “Seeking the Frontier,” the firm’s first annual Leadership Roundtable. During the event, administrative and clinical executives shared perspectives, insights and strategies to address the industry’s biggest challenges.
Jul 25, 2017
Procured Health to Discuss Using Clinical Evidence to Reduce Costs, Improve Patient Care at AHRMM17
Chicago, IL - John Cherf, MD, MPH, MBA, chief of orthopedics at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, and Julie Schulz, MD, MPH, Procured Health vice president, will present “Leveraging Evidence-Based Medicine to Reduce Clinical Costs and Improve Outcomes” at the AHRMM17 Conference in Washington, D.C.
Jul 07, 2017
Guthrie Adopts Procured Health’s Full Solution Suite to Reduce Clinical Supply Spend Across the System
Chicago, IL - Guthrie, an integrated health system with subspecialty and primary care sites in 22 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York, announced that it would be adopting Procured Health’s full solution suite to reduce clinical supply spend as part of its ongoing initiatives to optimize performance across the system.
Jun 15, 2017
Procured Health Appoints Michael Blaszyk as Board Member and Egon Doppenberg, MD, as Physician Advisor
Chicago, IL - Procured Health announced two key appointments today. Michael Blaszyk will join the firm’s board of directors while Egon Doppenberg, MD, will serve on the company’s Physician Advisory Council.
May 18, 2017
Procured Health Introduces Market Insights to Drive Evidence-Based Medical Product Spending and Utilization
Chicago, IL – Procured Health announced the addition of Market Insights to its cloud-based Analytics application. With Market Insights, health systems can for the first time combine clinical evidence with market data to guide product selection, utilization and pricing decisions.
CHICAGO, IL – Procured Health announced today that it achieved record growth in 2016 for the second consecutive year. In addition, their customers achieved more than $70M in annualized cost savings, while maintaining or improving patient outcomes.
Chicago, IL - Procured Health announced today that Gina Thomas has joined the company as the Chief Development Officer. In this role, she will focus on ensuring health systems throughout the country benefit from the company’s potent clinical spend management applications and shape Procured Health’s product strategy.
Chicago, IL - Procured Health announced today that John Cunningham has joined the company as the Chief Solutions Officer and Tom Sherry has been named to the company’s Advisory Board. The two leaders will focus on helping hospital executives to adopt a more patient-centered, evidenced-based approach to managing clinical spend.
Jun 14, 2016
Procured Health Raises $10M in New Funding from Heritage Group and Health Insight Capital
Chicago, IL - Procured Health announced today it has secured additional funding from healthcare industry investors, led by Heritage Group, a venture-capital firm backed by some of the nation’s leading healthcare companies, and with participation from Health Insight Capital, a subsidiary of HCA.
Chicago, IL – Procured Health announced today that Oregon Health and Sciences University will incorporate the company’s IntelligencePRO, PipelinePRO and EvaluationPRO™ solutions into their clinical product evaluations to enhance quality of care, improve patient outcomes and reduce clinical supply costs.
Jan 06, 2016
Procured Health Reports Significant Growth in 2015
Chicago, IL – Procured Health announced today that it achieved record growth in 2015. The four-year-old, Chicago-based company noted that the healthcare industry’s shift towards value-based care and bundled payments was a key driver of its success, and will continue to be in 2016.
Nov 19, 2015
Legacy Health Implements Procured Health’s EvaluationPRO™ to Optimize Clinical Resource Management
Chicago, IL - Legacy Health, a non-profit integrated network of hospitals based in Portland, Oregon, and Procured Health announced an agreement that will help Legacy derive greater value from its medical supply costs. Legacy will integrate Procured’s EvaluationPRO solution into its product evaluation and selection processes.
CHICAGO, IL – Procured Health announced today that Baptist Health, has selected the company’s IntelligencePRO and EvaluationPRO solutions. The Arkansas-based health system will be incorporating the solutions into their clinical product evaluation process to facilitate more rigorous clinical spend management and enhance quality of care.
Chicago, IL - Procured Health announced today that The Johns Hopkins Health System has selected the company’s IntelligencePRO and EvaluationPRO solutions. The system will be incorporating the solutions into their clinical product evaluation process to facilitate more rigorous clinical spend management and enhance quality of care.
Chicago, IL – Stanford Health Care, an internationally renowned leader in patient care and medical research, and Procured Health today announced an agreement focused on enhanced quality of care and more rigorous clinical supply decisions.
CHICAGO, IL – Procured Health announced today that Dee Donatelli has joined the company as a strategic advisor. She will be collaborating with Procured to develop and disseminate industry best practices that can help healthcare providers to improve both clinical outcomes and financial outcomes.
Sep 22, 2014
ROi Selects Procured Health Platform to Maximize Clinically Based Product Decision-Making for Partner Health Systems and Hospitals
Chicago, IL - ROi (Resource Optimization & Innovation), a recognized leader in health care supply chain management, and Procured Health today announced an agreement focused on empowering hospitals to better control their medical supply costs.
Nashville, TN | Chicago, IL - Procured Health, a leading developer of web-based solutions that drive efficiency and savings in the hospital supply chain, has announced a $4.0M Series A Investment Round led by FCA Venture Partners.