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Contracting News April 2012

Jim Fitzgerald to retire Jim Fitzgerald, president of HealthTrust Purchasing Group and Parallon’s Supply Chain Solutions business unit, will retire effective May 31, 2012. Fitzgerald…


Contracting News March 2012

Bradley named president of Sutter Health Effective February 27, 2012, David Bradley will be promoted to president of Sutter Health (Sacramento, CA), and his current…



Contracting News

UHS (University Health Systems) changes name again University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina (Greenville, N.C.), which recently changed its name to University Health Systems, or…


Contracting News December 2011

Bellwether League healthcare supply chain hall of fame inducteesBellwether League inducted seven supply chain professionals into its “healthcare supply chain hall of fame.” They are…


Contracting News October 2011

HealthSouth realigns into six regions, names executives Birmingham, Ala.-based HealthSouth Corp. realigned its hospitals into six regions, effective September 1, 2011. The MidAtlantic Region will…



Contracting News August 2011

Amerinet names Courtney as VP Amerinet Inc appointed Brian J. Courtney as VP, clinical field specialists. In this position, he will oversee clinical specialists for…


Contracting News July 2011

AMA inaugurates Carmel as president, reports health insurers’ claims processing error rate at 20% The American Medical Association (Chicago, IL) inaugurated Peter W. Carmel, MD,…


Contracting News June 2011

FMOLHS, ROi enter into collaborative Baton Rouge, La.-based Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady Health System (FMOLHS) has entered into a collaborative supply chain agreement with…