Banner Health, Premier team to offer savings for physician offices
As one of the nation’s largest health care systems, Banner Health is able to negotiate volume rates for medical, pharmaceutical and office supplies. Now Banner has teamed with Premier Purchasing Partners to offer these rates to private practice physician offices.
Premier’s ProviderSelect:MD program is the nation’s largest physician group purchasing program and is dedicated to providing measurable savings and unprecedented opportunities to control supply chain and operating expenses in your physician practice.
Premier ProviderSelect:MD members have access to the same pricing granted to Banner Health hospitals based on member volume and purchasing behavior, in key categories like medical, lab, surgical and equipment; office and computer supplies; furniture; custom forms, printing and promotional items; and many others. Many contract groups offer employee purchase programs, including personal computers and wireless telecom.
Average discounts include:
- Cellular services - 22 percent
- Office equipment - 40 percent
- Office supplies - 15 percent
- IT equipment/services - 24 percent
- Shipping - 30 percent
Joining the ProviderSelect:MD program is easy and risk-free. Just complete a simple membership application and only use the suppliers that fit your needs. More importantly, there is no cost to join the program. Start reducing your operating expense and join today.