OAK BROOK, Ill., Feb. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) today announced that it has negotiated an agreement with Cartus Corporation, a provider of relocation services based in Danbury, Conn. The 3-year agreement, with 2 optional 1-year renewal periods, is effective as of February 1, 2009.
Cartus' service offerings include policy counseling, expense administration, home sale assistance programs, moving services and home-finding assistance, logistical support, and supplier management services. Cartus has more than 50 years of experience in providing relocation services. The company's 8 worldwide offices employ more than 2,700 staff members, who speak 46 languages.
"We're delighted to offer our members relocation services from an industry leader. Streamlining all aspects of employee relocation will lower costs and lessen the administrative burden for hospitals," says Cindy White, vice president of operations at UHC.
The University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC), formed in 1984, is an alliance of 103 academic medical centers and 206 of their affiliated hospitals, representing approximately 90% of the nation's nonprofit academic medical centers. UHC offers its members specific programs and services to improve clinical, operational, financial, and patient safety performance. The mission of UHC is to advance knowledge, foster collaboration, and promote change to help members succeed in their respective markets. For more information, visit www.uhc.edu.
Cartus, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Realogy Corporation, provides relocation services and workforce development solutions serving the corporate, government, and affinity markets. Cartus helps clients achieve cost reductions and enhance service performance to accomplish their organizational objectives.
|SOURCE University HealthSystem Consortium|
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