|By Business Wire||
|May 13, 2013 10:02 AM EDT||
MedAssets, Inc. today announced that the call for exhibitors is now open for the 2013 Technology & Innovation Forum, scheduled to be held on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, in Orlando, Fla. Industry suppliers who manufacture or distribute high quality medical products, supplies and services are encouraged to participate in this annual event designed to spotlight the latest healthcare technology and trends. Deadline for submissions is June 3, 2013.
Collaboration Fosters Innovation
The Technology and Innovation Forum is designed to bring together emerging suppliers and healthcare providers to collaborate in the development of technological advancements with products and services to address pressing industry challenges. Approximately 60 suppliers will be selected to exhibit at the Technology and Innovation Forum and will secure the opportunity to solicit product development feedback from more than 350 MedAssets healthcare clients. Only suppliers not contracted currently with the MedAssets national group purchasing organization are encouraged to participate.
Submitting an Application
Products or services considered for this event should be designed to support quantifiable reductions in supply chain cost, introduce significant technological or clinical advancements or present substantial opportunity to improve patient outcomes and the overall delivery of patient care. Applications should define clearly how the product or service is different from offerings existing currently in the healthcare marketplace.
MedAssets welcomes submissions from any supplier with healthcare product and service innovations and also encourages application by suppliers that provide environmentally responsible technologies, as well as certified minority, woman and small, disadvantaged-owned businesses. Organizations wishing to exhibit at the 2013 Technology & Innovation Forum should complete the application form available on the MedAssets website. For questions, please send an email to technologyinnovat[email protected].
The Technology and Innovation Forum is part of MedAssets ongoing commitment to support healthcare organizations in reducing the total cost of care delivery, enhance efficiencies and clinical processes, while delivering quality care during a time of unprecedented cost pressures and declining reimbursements.
MedAssets (NASDAQ: MDAS) partners with healthcare providers to improve their financial strength by implementing revenue cycle, spend and clinical resource management solutions that help capture revenue, control cost, improve margins and cash flow, increase regulatory compliance, and optimize operational efficiency. MedAssets serves more than 4,200 hospitals and 122,000 non-acute healthcare providers. The company currently manages more than $50 billion in supply spend and touches over $365 billion in gross patient revenue annually through its revenue cycle solutions. For more information, go to www.medassets.com.