Profile Definitions and Methodology

Group Purchasing Organizations (GPOs)

GPO affiliation information is collected and updated as the result of direct communications with hospitals, news items, etc. A primary GPO is the organization through which a hospital conducts the majority of its purchasing. GPOs working with a hospital in other roles are detailed where available.

Clicking on the name of a GPO will create a list of all hospitals for that GPO. Clicking on the web address for a GPO will link the website for that GPO.