Navigation Links
Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA) Awarded Commonwealth of Massachusetts GPO Contract
Date:9/18/2012

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA), a leading health care service company focused on alternate site  health care providers, is proud to announce  MHA's award of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts' statewide contract (SWC) HSP36: Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) for Medical Commodities and Equipment.  The agreement, to begin September 1, 2012 continues through June 30, 2014, and facilitates the Commonwealth of Massachusetts' use of MHA's GPO agreements for the purchase of medical surgical commodities through participating local distributors, and national providers within the Commonwealth.  The GPO contracts also give the Commonwealth access to MHA's GPO agreements for direct purchases of medical equipment including healthcare equipment, furniture, furnishings and related services. More detailed information pertaining to the award of the bid is available on www.comm-pass.com.

Michael J. Sicilian, President of MHA stated, "MHA has had a long-standing relationship with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts representing their pharmaceutical and medical commodity purchases for well over 10 years.  We value our partnership with the Commonwealth and we're honored to have been awarded the GPO contract for Medical Commodities and Equipment September 1, 2012 through June 30, 2014.  With MHA's full suite of services to bring purchasing efficiencies and cost savings to the Commonwealth we're confident in our team's ability to fulfill the Commonwealth's needs and interests."

Peter Etzel, Strategic Sourcing Services Lead at OSD for HSP36 added, "We have enjoyed a productive working relationship with MHA on both Medical Commodities and Pharmaceutical GPO contracts and are looking forward to continuing it with HSP36."

About The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Operational Services Division (OSD)
The OSD is the Commonwealths' Central Procurement Agency whose primary role is to coordinate the procurement activity for commodities and services on Statewide Contracts and manage the Commonwealth's e-procurement system, Comm-PASS.  All Government entities as well as other identified eligible entities may use Statewide Contracts and Comm-PASS.  OSD Training and Outreach routinely meets with eligible entities to provide free training on Procurement (based on 801 CMR 21.00), Comm-PASS, and to educate them on Statewide Contracts and OSD Programs and Services.

About MHA
Managed Health Care Associates, Inc. (MHA) is a leading health care service company that offers a growing portfolio of services and solutions to support the diverse and complex needs of the alternate site health care provider. MHA provides expertise in Group Purchasing, Managed Care and Payer Contracting, Reimbursement Management, Specialty Pharmacy Solutions, Pharmaceutical Data Analytics, Clinical Pharmacy Software and Legislative Advocacy.  Through the delivery of innovative and targeted health care services and solutions, MHA helps members increase operational efficiency, maximize business growth and provide optimum care for their patients.  For more information, visit www.mhainc.com.

For More Information Contact:
Angela Elsier
Director of Marketing
Managed Health Care Associates, Inc.
800-642-3020 X2870
aelsier@mhainc.com 


'/>"/>
SOURCE Managed Health Care Associates, Inc.
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Installs 2012-2013 Board of Directors
2. Foundation for Managed Care Pharmacy (FMCP) Presents Awards for 2012 National P&T Competition and Best Posters
3. Texas Medicaid Managed-Care Problems Gaining National Attention
4. New Managed Markets E-Learning Courses From Pharmaceutical Institute Offer a Complete Public Payer Perspective
5. Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Helps Explain Health Care Laws Contraception Coverage Provision
6. Selfhelp Community Services and FEGS Health & Human Services Launch New Care Management Company: SinglePoint Care Network to Coordinate Care for Seniors & Others With Chronic Medical Conditions in Managed Long Term Care Market
7. Medicaid Managed Care Drug Rebates Saved States, Feds $1.6 Billion in First Year
8. Nutrilys Del Mar Joins Health Forces With LAPD Underwater Dive Unit
9. Clinical Trial at Evergreen Healthcare Shows Intestinal Gel Reduces Symptoms of Advanced Parkinsons Disease
10. Netsmarts Focus on Innovation to Help Health and Human Service Providers Span the Spectrum of Care in the Healthcare 3.0 Environment
11. Qmed, the Leading Global MedTech Industry Resource, Partners with Clarimed, to Provide the Medical Manufacturing and Healthcare Industry with FDA Reports on Adverse Events
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/14/2017)... HAMPTON, Va. , June 14, 2017  ivWatch ... safety and effectiveness of intravenous (IV) therapy, is pleased ... in the category of Nonsurgical Hospital Supplies and Equipment ... premier awards program for the medtech industry. The award ... at the Jacob K. Javits Center in ...
(Date:6/13/2017)... -- Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE and SIX: ZBH), a ... Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has notified the Company that ... Zhejiang, China manufacturing facility has been ... clearance of the Warning Letter related to our ... of the progress we have made in our ongoing quality ...
(Date:6/10/2017)... 9, 2017  Shane K. Burchfield, DPM, is recognized by Continental ... a Podiatrist in Alabama . ... Foot Care. He brings over 20 years of experience, as well ... healthcare, to his role. ... is pleased to welcome you to his practice," the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 24, 2017 , ... Studies show evidence that ... the risk of visual loss in these patients. , But how often do ophthalmologists ... smoking cessation to patients at risk of or with early symptoms of AMD? A ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... , ... Military Connection friend and veteran advocate Micaela Bensko and ... lounge. , Bensko is no stranger to the plight of the disabled. Before ... to supporting our wounded veterans. A world-class photographer, her riveting photos “The Wounds of ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... , ... June 23, 2017 , ... The Aesthetic Channel ... . Dr. Talei has come up with a proprietary technique that he calls the ... tissues that have dropped. For all ages, patients can expect to look refreshed, rejuvenated, ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... June 23, 2017 , ... 21 Middle East and South ... selected 21 leaders from government, business and civil society in 11 countries across the ... this fall, engaging in a transformative exchange of knowledge and ideas with the leading ...
(Date:6/23/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Ross Insurance Agency ( http://www.rossinsuranceagency.com ) saves ... Agency’s (FEMA) recent update of flood zones, more people than ever are in ... enacted to reflect the actual risk in flood zone areas during a time ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):