August 2020


Health news and notes

Hitting the gym In a health blog, the Cleveland Clinic offered safety tips for workout warriors as they begin to head to gyms and fitness…



Domestic demand

GPO, health systems acquire stake in domestic manufacturer of face masks Premier Inc. and 15 health systems announced they had acquired a minority stake in…



The opportunity before us

Graham Garrison In the 15 years I’ve helped put together each issue of The Journal of Healthcare Contracting, this year has (obviously) been unlike any…


Calendar of Events

Due to COVID-19 restrictions at press time some dates and locations may change. Association for Health Care Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM) AHRMM20 Conference and…


What a year!

2020 sure hasn’t turned out like I had hoped. I’m sure you feel the same. So many people talk about the new normal. At times…