News & Events

News - IPC, Members, and Partners.

HSCA Releases second annual report on value GPOs deliver to the healthcare supply chain
(HSCA, August 21, 2018)
The Healthcare Supply Chain Association (HSCA), which represents the nation's healthcare group purchasing organizations (GPOs), released its second annual report on the value that GPOs deliver to the healthcare system. The report, which was based on a survey of HSCA member GPOs, found that GPOs continue to deliver critical cost savings to providers, increase competition and transperancy in the market, and are helping to propel improvements to the overall healthcare system. Read more>

Carle Hospital to Launch Mobile Health Clinic
(Carle Foundation Hospital, June 16, 2018)
Carle Hospital is launching a mobile health clinic to under-served members of the Champaign-Urbana community. The 40 foot treatment unit helps families get in-person, same-day care from Carle Hospital doctors, nurses and social workers. The clinic will provide non-critical services for infants through adult care, such as immunizations and chronic condition screening and education. The plan is to have the mobile clinic roll out to communities by mid-July. Read more>

Riverside Medical Center Achieves Healthgrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence
(Riverside Medical Center, January 23, 2018)

Riverside Medical Center has received the 2018 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence from Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. For the fifth consecutive year, this distinction places Riverside in the top 5% for clinical performance among nearly 4,500 hospitals nationwide. Read more>