Hyatt Regency O'Hare

Contract Administration Workshop Agenda

GPO and Contract Administration Workgroup Meeting

Thursday, September 28 | 11:30am – 2:00pm | back to program ►


11:30am Networking Lunch Served
Meet fellow contract administration and group purchasing professionals interested in improving pricing accuracy and contract efficiency within healthcare.


12:30pm Welcome and HIDA Pricing Accuracy Initiative Update


12:35pm GPO Panel Discussion
Leaders from national group purchasing organizations, regional purchasing coalitions, and aggregation groups will discuss the factors they consider when contracting with suppliers, the challenges they face with multi-level contracts, how suppliers can help, and more during a panel Q&A. Panelists include:

Tim Bugg, Capstone Health Alliance
Yolandi Myers, CHAMPS Group Purchasing
Bryan Winkler, Provista
Nancy Wobig, Mayo Clinic Supply Chain Management


1:35pm Wrap-Up and Adjourn