HSCN 2018 Sponsors

We encourage you to visit our sponsors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   
Platinum
 

CMEPP is Canada's only not-for-profit organization that acts as a trusted advisor for medical equipment service contracts. We evaluate service contracts in order to ensure cost savings are being achieved while upholding patient quality of care. With our flexible program, we have saved our member hospitals over $37,000,000 since 1996.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.


As one of Canada’s largest, not-for-profit, health care service organization, Mohawk Medbuy’s strategic sourcing, clinical expertise, innovative procurement and Member engagement enables hospitals to focus on patient care. In addition to services for Accounts Payable, Linens, Warehousing/Logistics and Clinical Support, our Spend Analytics allows hospitals to purchase safe, high quality medical/surgical supplies and pharmaceuticals more cost-effectively.

 


 

Gold
 
  BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.
 
We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

3M Health Care is a leading global supplier of medical supplies with specific expertise in infection prevention, wound care and health information management. 3M Health Care utilizes third party distributors to ensure supply chain excellence through order consolidation, and assurance of local inventories. 3M is pleased to be a Sponsor of the HSCN Annual Supply Chain Conference.
 

Hill-Rom is a leading global medical technology company whose products, services and more than 10,000 employees worldwide help people get better care inside and outside the hospital. Our innovations in five core areas – Advancing Mobility, Wound Care and Prevention, Patient Monitoring and Diagnostics, Surgical Safety and Efficiency, and Respiratory Health – improve clinical and economic outcomes and ensure caregivers in more than 100 countries have the products they need to protect their patients, speed up recoveries and manage conditions. Every day, around the world, we enhance outcomes for patients and their caregivers. Learn more at hill-rom.ca.


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.


Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and the supply side of the trading partnerships. We are proud to offer innovative and comprehensive supply chain management solutions to Canada's Healthcare Industry.

Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.
 
 
 
 
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

 


 

Silver
 
priMED is a dynamic, global manufacturer specializing in high-quality medical products. As a leading Canadian medical product provider to hospitals, clinics and long-term care facilities, priMED also offers branded, co-branded and private label products and services to our customers and global partners.

Proud to celebrate 50 years in Canada in 2018, Medtronic Canada (www.medtronic.ca), headquartered in Brampton, Ontario is a subsidiary of Medtronic plc, which is one of the world’s largest medical technology, services and solutions companies — alleviating pain, restoring health and extending life for millions of people around the world. Medtronic employs more than 1,100 people in Canada, serving physicians, hospitals and patients across the country. The company is focused on collaborating with stakeholders around the world to take healthcare Further, Together.


Western Union Business Solutions offers hospitals and clinics a simple, reliable solution for making international payments to medical services. Medical Facilities trust us because we are a global leader in international payments and foreign exchange, a leading payment specialist that provides award-winning customer service and we offer web based solutions that can implemented quickly, with minimal IT integration

Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality. 

 Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better . The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine, which help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.


B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.

 


 

Bronze
 
   
For over 50 years, Vernacare has specialized in delivering safe, discreet and environmentally responsible solutions for human waste management.  Our extensive range of single-use pulp fibre products & our state-of-the-art macerators, eliminate the need to clean soiled plastic utensils and help reduce the risk of cross-contamination.

Boston Scientific, a worldwide developer, manufacturer and marketer of medical devices whose products are used in interventional medical specialties. We are among the largest medical device companies dedicated to less-invasive therapies. Our products are used in: Cardiac Rhythm, Gastroenterology, Interventional Bronchoscopy, Cardiology and Radiology, Oncology, Neuromodulation, Urology and Pelvic Health.

 


 

Media Sponsors
 
   
Hospital News has been Canada’s health care newspaper since 1987. Published monthly, Hospital News is available free in high-traffic areas in hospitals and related institutions across Canada and by direct subscription.
 
Strong, expert editorial keeps health care professionals, administrators, patients, visitors and students informed of current health care news, medical advancements and trends with a fresh perspective each month.

 

 

HSCN 2018 Supporters

Our supporters helped make this conference possible.
   
   

Shared Support Services Southeastern Ontario (3S0) is a not-for-profit, non-share-capital, shared service organization.  Our mandate is to provide supply chain services to member healthcare organizations.  The objectives of 3SO are to improve service levels and maximize supply chain efficiencies, resulting in savings for members that will be reinvested in direct patient care.

 


Champlain Health Supply Services is a shared service organization primarily focused on Collaborative Sourcing for member organizations. It was founded on two principle objectives: supporting improvement in the quality of care provided by its member organization through collaborative procurement and standardization and implementing leading practices resulting in efficient, effective supply chain services.

Healthcare Materials Management Services is a joint venture between London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care, London created in 1997 to integrate and consolidate the functions of purchasing, accounts payable, inventory management and logistics.


The Northern Supply Chain (NSC) is a shared services program established in 2011 as a joint venture sponsored by Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Care Group. We support our 36 member hospitals , and other Healthcare related customers across Northern Ontario. The NSC provides Supply Chain Management services through a consolidated strategic sourcing model that achieves value driven outcomes, standardization and quality health care for patients and clients. The NSC also provides services for pharmacy programs, distribution and warehousing, data management and spend analytics, clinical consultation and education, post contract administration, capital equipment services and purchasing.

Created by its member hospitals in 2006, Plexxus is a not-for-profit shared services organization with expertise in supply chain management, information technology and business transformation. Working collaboratively with our stakeholders, we deliver cost efficient services through scalable systems and processes. 
 
Plexxus member hospitals include: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Lakeridge Health, Mount Sinai Hospital,  North York General Hospital, Rouge Valley Health System, St. Joseph¹s Health Centre, The Scarborough Hospital, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto East General Hospital, University Health Network and Women's College Hospital.

SSW was established as a non-profit organization in 2001. Since its inception, the goal of SSW had been to drive value through the regionalization of strategic sourcing.  SSW has evolved into a full service shared service provider, providing the full continuum of Supply Chain Services to our three equity Member Hospitals and seven Customer Hospitals.

 

HSCN 2018 Exhibitors

We encourage you to visit our exhibitors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   

Acart - solving storage and distribution issues with the best products and designs possible while maintaining infection control standards and functional ergonomics. 

At Acklands-Grainger making it easier is our job, helping your hospital thrive is our passion. Our team is ready to help you with proactive solutions for safety, emergency preparedness, and maintenance, that not only answer your needs today, but anticipate them when the unforeseen arises, so your hospital doesn’t slow down.

B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheters, as well as the CME Bodyguard family of ambulatory Infusion products will be presented at the B.Braun booth.
 

BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

Founded in 1979, Bio Nuclear Diagnostics Inc. is a Canadian owned medical device manufacturing and distribution company that provides marketing and sales of laboratory consumables, infection control / PPE and molecular diagnostic testing assays to Health Care providers across Canada. Our quality management system is certified to ISO 13485:2016.

Bonfire is the leading next-generation competitive bidding and RFx platform.  Bonfire goes beyond the basics of eProcurement suites and simple bidding tools - it's a collaborative, powerful, and insightful cloud-based platform for today's procurement needs. Bonfire is trusted by hundreds of clients to make purchasing decisions worth billions every year.

Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality.  Visit booth 23 to learn about inbound freight cost management and inventory optimization programs.


Canadian Hospital Specialties is a national specialty distributor of critical care, interventional and operating room products, focused on strategic partnerships to enhance the experience of our customers. Our clinical sales and marketing expertise, coupled with our continued commitment to invest in new technologies, brings value to supplier partners and customers alike.

CMEPP is Canada's only not-for-profit organization that acts as a trusted advisor for medical equipment service contracts. We evaluate service contracts in order to ensure cost savings are being achieved while upholding patient quality of care. With our flexible program, we have saved our member hospitals over $37,000,000 since 1996.


Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and supply side of the trading partnerships.

Since 1963, Cook Medical has worked with physicians to develop minimally invasive technologies. Today we offer medical devices, biologic materials, biopharmaceuticals, and cellular therapies to deliver better patient outcomes more efficiently. We remain family owned so we can focus on what we care about: patients, our employees, and our communities.

Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 700 lawyers and 10 offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business challenges, providing exceptional value and putting clients at the centre of all we do. For additional information, please visit our website at fasken.com.

FedEx offers a portfolio of Healthcare Solutions designed to meet the specific needs of customers shipping highly critical, temperature-sensitive materials.  Backed by a robust global network servicing more than 220 countries and territories around the world, FedEx customized solutions include temperature-controlled transport, a high degree of tracking, visibility and monitoring, and end-to-end solutions. 

Genesis Automation helps clinical staff dedicate more time to caring for patients and less time to managing supplies. By applying clinically focused traceability, you can increase patient safety, prevent expired or recalled products from reaching a patient, reduce waste in the OR, and increase your control over supplies and cost.

GHX, a healthcare business and data automation company, empowers healthcare organizations to enable better patient care and maximize industry savings using its world-class cloud-based supply chain technology platform. GHX brings together healthcare providers, manufacturers and distributors who rely on proven healthcare-focused technology and comprehensive data to automate business processes and make more informed, timely and fact-based decisions. Solutions span procurement and accounts payable automation, contract and inventory management, business intelligence and other supply chain-related tools and services.  www.ghx.com and The Healthcare Hub

GS1 is a neutral, not-for-profit organization that develops and maintains global standards for efficient business communication, improving the efficiency, safety, security, sustainability and visibility of value chains across physical and digital channels. In Canada, through our unique community management role, we collaborate with business leaders and industry work groups to develop standards, implementation guidelines and non-propriety business solutions, supporting subscribers of all sizes across multiple sectors. 

HALYARD HEALTH is a medical technology company focused on advancing health and healthcare by delivering clinically-superior products and solutions for infection prevention, surgical solutions, respiratory health, digestive health, pain management, and IV therapy.

Halyard brands and products are sold in more than 100 countries, with leading market positions in multiple categories.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.

 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.
 
 

McDavis Sales & Service started in 1976.  It is a Canadian owned business serving Hospitals, Laboratories, Pharmaceutical companies and Universities.  Our products include Sterilizers, Washers, Washer Decontaminators, OR tables, OR lights, articulating arms, Ultrasonic cleaners, UVC Disinfectors, and OR Cockpit system and Integration.  McDavis also provides service and Preventive Maintenance programs.  We service what we sell!

MediSolution is a leading information technology company, providing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, solutions and services to healthcare and service sector customers across North America. MediSolution's integrated business solutions span all areas of Finance, Decision Support, Human Capital Management, Payroll, Supply Chain and e-Commerce.

 


Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.


As one of Canada’s largest, not-for-profit, health care service organization, Mohawk Medbuy’s strategic sourcing, clinical expertise, innovative procurement and Member engagement enables hospitals to focus on patient care. In addition to services for Accounts Payable, Linens, Warehousing/Logistics and Clinical Support, our Spend Analytics allows hospitals to purchase safe, high quality medical/surgical supplies and pharmaceuticals more cost-effectively.

SCMAO (Supply Chain Management Association Ontario) and HSCN (Healthcare Supply Chain Network) jointly offer a Healthcare Supply Chain Certification (HSCC) program specifically tailored for professionals in the healthcare supply chain profession. This education initiative is the first of its kind. Comprised of three modules, the SCMAO-HSCN Healthcare Supply Chain Certification will deliver state-of-the-art practice tools that will enhance the skills of healthcare professionals and, ultimately, deliver value to their organizations.

This HSCC will provide real-world practical skills that can immediately be implemented in your organization.
 

Spectrum Health Care is one of Ontario's leading providers of client centred home health care services. We offer a range of diverse health care solutions which include:  nursing, personal/home support, foot care, physiotherapy and corporate wellness.
 
Our additional health care services include companionship services through our Seniors for Seniors division, non-urgent patient transfer services through our Spectrum Patient Services division and onsite event services through Spectrum Event Medical Services.

For more information on Spectrum Health Care please visit:  www.spectrumhealthcare.com

Staples Business Advantage, the business-to-business division, caters to mid-market, commercial and enterprise-sized customers by offering a one-source solution for the products and services they need, combined with best-in-class customer service, competitive pricing and a state-of-the-art ecommerce site.

Staxi redefines the design of safe and secure patient transportation. The stack-able (space-saving and easy to find), non-folding staxi® features the revolutionary “fail-safe braking system”  Staxi is also perfectly balanced, it’s near 50:50 weight distribution ratio delvers safe and easy momentum and its quality of design and manufacture means its quiet – no rattle, just a smooth roll!

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

Founded in 1920, Umano Medical is a Canadian manufacturing company that offers best-in-class medical equipment such as low height hospital beds. In addition to an innovative design, all our products rely confidently on a superior warranty and dedicated after-sale service.

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.

We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

We’re helping Ontario Save $20,000,000 learn more Booth 27.

Founded in 1927 and headquartered in Warsaw, Indiana, Zimmer Biomet is a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare. We design, manufacture and market orthopaedic reconstructive products; sports medicine, biologics, extremities and trauma products; office based technologies; spine, craniomaxillofacial and thoracic products; dental implants; and related surgical products. We have operations in more than 25 countries around the world and sell products in more than 100 countries.
 
 
 

 

Healthcare Supply Chain Network Conference 2018 

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

 
 
 
 
Don’t miss the opportunity to sponsor and exhibit at Canada’s largest Healthcare Supply Chain Conference and Trade Show in 2018!

Attended by 350 healthcare supply chain professionals from across Canada, HSCN2018 is the only opportunity in Canada for you to promote your company directly to Canadian healthcare providers.

HSCN2018 has a number of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to select what works best for you. 
 
 
 

Reserve your sponsorship or exhibit booth today or for more information contact Caroline Aston in our conference office at caroline@astonevents.com.

Opportunities are sold on a first come first served basis.  Be sure to reserve your sponsorship level/exhibit booth now to avoid disappointment.


 * Platinum, Gold, and Silver Sponsors receive complimentary booths and passes
as part of their package.

 

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HSCN 2018 Sponsors

We encourage you to visit our sponsors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   
Platinum
 

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.


Mohawk Medbuy


 


 

Gold
 
  BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.
 
We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

3M Health Care is a leading global supplier of medical supplies with specific expertise in infection prevention, wound care and health information management. 3M Health Care utilizes third party distributors to ensure supply chain excellence through order consolidation, and assurance of local inventories. 3M is pleased to be a Sponsor of the HSCN Annual Supply Chain Conference.
 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.


Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and the supply side of the trading partnerships. We are proud to offer innovative and comprehensive supply chain management solutions to Canada's Healthcare Industry.

Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.
 
 
 
 
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

 


 

Silver
 
priMED is a dynamic, global manufacturer specializing in high-quality, single-use medical products. As Canada’s leading manufacturer and distributor, we design and develop custom programs for products including masks, gloves, gowns, head and shoe covers, medical tapes, wound care, self adherent wraps, tourniquets, curtains and procedural trays.

As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic helps to improve the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic, and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together. Learn more at Medtronic.ca.


Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality. 

 Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.


B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.

 


 

Bronze
 
   
For over 50 years, Vernacare has specialized in delivering safe, discreet and environmentally responsible solutions for human waste management.  Our extensive range of single-use pulp fibre products & our state-of-the-art macerators, eliminate the need to clean soiled plastic utensils and help reduce the risk of cross-contamination.

 


 

Media Sponsors
 
   
Hospital News has been Canada’s health care newspaper since 1987. Published monthly, Hospital News is available free in high-traffic areas in hospitals and related institutions across Canada and by direct subscription.
 
Strong, expert editorial keeps health care professionals, administrators, patients, visitors and students informed of current health care news, medical advancements and trends with a fresh perspective each month.

 

 

HSCN 2018 Supporters

Our supporters helped make this conference possible.
   

Shared Support Services Southeastern Ontario (3S0) is a not-for-profit, non-share-capital, shared service organization.  Our mandate is to provide supply chain services to member healthcare organizations.  The objectives of 3SO are to improve service levels and maximize supply chain efficiencies, resulting in savings for members that will be reinvested in direct patient care.

Champlain Health Supply Services is a shared service organization primarily focused on Collaborative Sourcing for member organizations. It was founded on two principle objectives: supporting improvement in the quality of care provided by its member organization through collaborative procurement and standardization and implementing leading practices resulting in efficient, effective supply chain services.


The Central Ontario Healthcare Procurement Alliance (COHPA) is a Shared Services Organization providing integrated supply chain services to several central Ontario hospitals. COHPA was established in 2007 as an independent, nonprofit corporation, and provides Source to Pay and Logistics solutions to six member hospitals. Four Customer hospitals participate in strategic sourcing initiatives. COHPA’s services are supported by an integrated technology platform that enables electronic requisitions and paperless purchasing, including streamlined invoice matching and payment functions.


Healthcare Materials Management Services is a joint venture between London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care, London created in 1997 to integrate and consolidate the functions of purchasing, accounts payable, inventory management and logistics.
The Northern Supply Chain (NSC) is a shared services program established in 2011 as a joint venture sponsored by Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Care Group. We support our 36 member hospitals , and other Healthcare related customers across Northern Ontario. The NSC provides Supply Chain Management services through a consolidated strategic sourcing model that achieves value driven outcomes, standardization and quality health care for patients and clients. The NSC also provides services for pharmacy programs, distribution and warehousing, data management and spend analytics, clinical consultation and education, post contract administration, capital equipment services and purchasing.

Created by its member hospitals in 2006, Plexxus is a not-for-profit shared services organization with expertise in supply chain management, information technology and business transformation. Working collaboratively with our stakeholders, we deliver cost efficient services through scalable systems and processes. 
Plexxus member hospitals include: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Lakeridge Health, Mount Sinai Hospital,  North York General Hospital, Rouge Valley Health System, St. Joseph¹s Health Centre, The Scarborough Hospital, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto East General Hospital, University Health Network and Women¹s College Hospital.
 

SSW was established as a non-profit organization in 2001. Since its inception, the goal of SSW had been to drive value through the regionalization of strategic sourcing.  SSW has evolved into a full service shared service provider, providing the full continuum of Supply Chain Services to our three equity Member Hospitals and seven Customer Hospitals.

TransForm is a leading shared service organization in Ontario and is committed to delivering exceptional service driven to improve value to the health system.  TransForm’s culture is grounded in values of collaboration, accountability, respect and teamwork and through the work of dedicated and highly skilled professionals the organization continuously seeks new opportunities to ensure the highest level of service excellence.
   

 

HSCN 2018 Exhibitors

We encourage you to visit our exhibitors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   

At Acklands-Grainger making it easier is our job, helping your hospital thrive is our passion. Our team is ready to help you with proactive solutions for safety, emergency preparedness, and maintenance, that not only answer your needs today, but anticipate them when the unforeseen arises, so your hospital doesn’t slow down.

B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheters, as well as the CME Bodyguard family of ambulatory Infusion products will be presented at the B.Braun booth.
 

BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

Bonfire is a next-gen sourcing enablement platform that leverages deep evaluation features and frictionless stakeholder engagement to produce better, faster decisions.  Our uniquely powerful, visual and easy-to-use platform can supercharge any RFx or bid.  Bonfire is trusted by hundreds of clients to make purchasing decisions worth billions every year.

Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality.  Visit booth 23 to learn about inbound freight cost management and inventory optimization programs.


Canadian Hospital Specialties is a national specialty distributor of medical and interventional products, focused on strategic partnerships to enhance the experience of our customers. Our clinical, sales and marketing expertise, coupled with our continued commitment to invest in new technologies, brings value to supplier partners and customers alike.

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and supply side of the trading partnerships.

Since 1963, Cook Medical has worked with physicians to develop minimally invasive technologies. Today we offer medical devices, biologic materials, biopharmaceuticals, and cellular therapies to deliver better patient outcomes more efficiently. We remain family owned so we can focus on what we care about: patients, our employees, and our communities.

HALYARD HEALTH is a medical technology company focused on advancing health and healthcare by delivering clinically-superior products and solutions for infection prevention, surgical solutions, respiratory health, digestive health, pain management, and IV therapy.

Halyard brands and products are sold in more than 100 countries, with leading market positions in multiple categories.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.

 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.
 
 

MediSolution is a leading information technology company, providing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, solutions and services to healthcare and service sector customers across North America. MediSolution's integrated business solutions span all areas of Finance, Decision Support, Human Capital Management, Payroll, Supply Chain and e-Commerce.

 


Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.


Mohawk Medbuy


The Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) is the national voice for the supply chain profession. With 7,500 members working in all sectors, SCMA is Canada’s principal source of supply chain training, education and professional development. SCMA grants the Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation, the highest achievement in the field.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.

We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

We’re helping Ontario Save $20,000,000 learn more Booth 27.

Zimmer Biomet is a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare. We design, manufacture and market orthopaedic reconstructive products; sports medicine, biologics, extremities, trauma products; spine, bone healing, craniomaxillofacial, thoracic products; dental implants; and related surgical products. We have operations in more than 25 countries selling products in more than 100 countries.
 
 
 

 

Healthcare Supply Chain Network Conference 2018 

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

 
 
 
 
Don’t miss the opportunity to sponsor and exhibit at Canada’s largest Healthcare Supply Chain Conference and Trade Show in 2018!

Attended by 350 healthcare supply chain professionals from across Canada, HSCN2018 is the only opportunity in Canada for you to promote your company directly to Canadian healthcare providers.

HSCN2018 has a number of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to select what works best for you. 
 
 
 

Reserve your sponsorship or exhibit booth today or for more information contact Caroline Aston in our conference office at caroline@astonevents.com.

Opportunities are sold on a first come first served basis.  Be sure to reserve your sponsorship level/exhibit booth now to avoid disappointment.


 * Platinum, Gold, and Silver Sponsors receive complimentary booths and passes
as part of their package.

 

hfjdsl

 

 

 

HSCN 2018 Sponsors

We encourage you to visit our sponsors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   
Platinum
 

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.


Mohawk Medbuy


 


 

Gold
 
  BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.
 
We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

3M Health Care is a leading global supplier of medical supplies with specific expertise in infection prevention, wound care and health information management. 3M Health Care utilizes third party distributors to ensure supply chain excellence through order consolidation, and assurance of local inventories. 3M is pleased to be a Sponsor of the HSCN Annual Supply Chain Conference.
 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.


Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and the supply side of the trading partnerships. We are proud to offer innovative and comprehensive supply chain management solutions to Canada's Healthcare Industry.

Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.
 
 
 
 
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

 


 

Silver
 
priMED is a dynamic, global manufacturer specializing in high-quality, single-use medical products. As Canada’s leading manufacturer and distributor, we design and develop custom programs for products including masks, gloves, gowns, head and shoe covers, medical tapes, wound care, self adherent wraps, tourniquets, curtains and procedural trays.

As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic helps to improve the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic, and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together. Learn more at Medtronic.ca.


Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality. 

 Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.


B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.

 


 

Bronze
 
   
For over 50 years, Vernacare has specialized in delivering safe, discreet and environmentally responsible solutions for human waste management.  Our extensive range of single-use pulp fibre products & our state-of-the-art macerators, eliminate the need to clean soiled plastic utensils and help reduce the risk of cross-contamination.

 


 

Media Sponsors
 
   
Hospital News has been Canada’s health care newspaper since 1987. Published monthly, Hospital News is available free in high-traffic areas in hospitals and related institutions across Canada and by direct subscription.
 
Strong, expert editorial keeps health care professionals, administrators, patients, visitors and students informed of current health care news, medical advancements and trends with a fresh perspective each month.

 

 

HSCN 2018 Supporters

Our supporters helped make this conference possible.
   

Shared Support Services Southeastern Ontario (3S0) is a not-for-profit, non-share-capital, shared service organization.  Our mandate is to provide supply chain services to member healthcare organizations.  The objectives of 3SO are to improve service levels and maximize supply chain efficiencies, resulting in savings for members that will be reinvested in direct patient care.

Champlain Health Supply Services is a shared service organization primarily focused on Collaborative Sourcing for member organizations. It was founded on two principle objectives: supporting improvement in the quality of care provided by its member organization through collaborative procurement and standardization and implementing leading practices resulting in efficient, effective supply chain services.


The Central Ontario Healthcare Procurement Alliance (COHPA) is a Shared Services Organization providing integrated supply chain services to several central Ontario hospitals. COHPA was established in 2007 as an independent, nonprofit corporation, and provides Source to Pay and Logistics solutions to six member hospitals. Four Customer hospitals participate in strategic sourcing initiatives. COHPA’s services are supported by an integrated technology platform that enables electronic requisitions and paperless purchasing, including streamlined invoice matching and payment functions.


Healthcare Materials Management Services is a joint venture between London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care, London created in 1997 to integrate and consolidate the functions of purchasing, accounts payable, inventory management and logistics.
The Northern Supply Chain (NSC) is a shared services program established in 2011 as a joint venture sponsored by Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Care Group. We support our 36 member hospitals , and other Healthcare related customers across Northern Ontario. The NSC provides Supply Chain Management services through a consolidated strategic sourcing model that achieves value driven outcomes, standardization and quality health care for patients and clients. The NSC also provides services for pharmacy programs, distribution and warehousing, data management and spend analytics, clinical consultation and education, post contract administration, capital equipment services and purchasing.

Created by its member hospitals in 2006, Plexxus is a not-for-profit shared services organization with expertise in supply chain management, information technology and business transformation. Working collaboratively with our stakeholders, we deliver cost efficient services through scalable systems and processes. 
Plexxus member hospitals include: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Lakeridge Health, Mount Sinai Hospital,  North York General Hospital, Rouge Valley Health System, St. Joseph¹s Health Centre, The Scarborough Hospital, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto East General Hospital, University Health Network and Women¹s College Hospital.
 

SSW was established as a non-profit organization in 2001. Since its inception, the goal of SSW had been to drive value through the regionalization of strategic sourcing.  SSW has evolved into a full service shared service provider, providing the full continuum of Supply Chain Services to our three equity Member Hospitals and seven Customer Hospitals.

TransForm is a leading shared service organization in Ontario and is committed to delivering exceptional service driven to improve value to the health system.  TransForm’s culture is grounded in values of collaboration, accountability, respect and teamwork and through the work of dedicated and highly skilled professionals the organization continuously seeks new opportunities to ensure the highest level of service excellence.
   

 

HSCN 2018 Exhibitors

We encourage you to visit our exhibitors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   

At Acklands-Grainger making it easier is our job, helping your hospital thrive is our passion. Our team is ready to help you with proactive solutions for safety, emergency preparedness, and maintenance, that not only answer your needs today, but anticipate them when the unforeseen arises, so your hospital doesn’t slow down.

B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheters, as well as the CME Bodyguard family of ambulatory Infusion products will be presented at the B.Braun booth.
 

BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

Bonfire is a next-gen sourcing enablement platform that leverages deep evaluation features and frictionless stakeholder engagement to produce better, faster decisions.  Our uniquely powerful, visual and easy-to-use platform can supercharge any RFx or bid.  Bonfire is trusted by hundreds of clients to make purchasing decisions worth billions every year.

Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality.  Visit booth 23 to learn about inbound freight cost management and inventory optimization programs.


Canadian Hospital Specialties is a national specialty distributor of medical and interventional products, focused on strategic partnerships to enhance the experience of our customers. Our clinical, sales and marketing expertise, coupled with our continued commitment to invest in new technologies, brings value to supplier partners and customers alike.

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and supply side of the trading partnerships.

Since 1963, Cook Medical has worked with physicians to develop minimally invasive technologies. Today we offer medical devices, biologic materials, biopharmaceuticals, and cellular therapies to deliver better patient outcomes more efficiently. We remain family owned so we can focus on what we care about: patients, our employees, and our communities.

HALYARD HEALTH is a medical technology company focused on advancing health and healthcare by delivering clinically-superior products and solutions for infection prevention, surgical solutions, respiratory health, digestive health, pain management, and IV therapy.

Halyard brands and products are sold in more than 100 countries, with leading market positions in multiple categories.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.

 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.
 
 

MediSolution is a leading information technology company, providing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, solutions and services to healthcare and service sector customers across North America. MediSolution's integrated business solutions span all areas of Finance, Decision Support, Human Capital Management, Payroll, Supply Chain and e-Commerce.

 


Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.


Mohawk Medbuy


The Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) is the national voice for the supply chain profession. With 7,500 members working in all sectors, SCMA is Canada’s principal source of supply chain training, education and professional development. SCMA grants the Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation, the highest achievement in the field.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.

We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

We’re helping Ontario Save $20,000,000 learn more Booth 27.

Zimmer Biomet is a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare. We design, manufacture and market orthopaedic reconstructive products; sports medicine, biologics, extremities, trauma products; spine, bone healing, craniomaxillofacial, thoracic products; dental implants; and related surgical products. We have operations in more than 25 countries selling products in more than 100 countries.
 
 
 

 

Healthcare Supply Chain Network Conference 2018 

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

 
 
 
 
Don’t miss the opportunity to sponsor and exhibit at Canada’s largest Healthcare Supply Chain Conference and Trade Show in 2018!

Attended by 350 healthcare supply chain professionals from across Canada, HSCN2018 is the only opportunity in Canada for you to promote your company directly to Canadian healthcare providers.

HSCN2018 has a number of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to select what works best for you. 
 
 
 

Reserve your sponsorship or exhibit booth today or for more information contact Caroline Aston in our conference office at caroline@astonevents.com.

Opportunities are sold on a first come first served basis.  Be sure to reserve your sponsorship level/exhibit booth now to avoid disappointment.


 * Platinum, Gold, and Silver Sponsors receive complimentary booths and passes
as part of their package.

 

hfjdsl

 

 

 

HSCN 2018 Sponsors

We encourage you to visit our sponsors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   
Platinum
 

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.


Mohawk Medbuy


 


 

Gold
 
  BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.
 
We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

3M Health Care is a leading global supplier of medical supplies with specific expertise in infection prevention, wound care and health information management. 3M Health Care utilizes third party distributors to ensure supply chain excellence through order consolidation, and assurance of local inventories. 3M is pleased to be a Sponsor of the HSCN Annual Supply Chain Conference.
 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.


Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and the supply side of the trading partnerships. We are proud to offer innovative and comprehensive supply chain management solutions to Canada's Healthcare Industry.

Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.
 
 
 
 
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

 


 

Silver
 
priMED is a dynamic, global manufacturer specializing in high-quality, single-use medical products. As Canada’s leading manufacturer and distributor, we design and develop custom programs for products including masks, gloves, gowns, head and shoe covers, medical tapes, wound care, self adherent wraps, tourniquets, curtains and procedural trays.

As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic helps to improve the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic, and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together. Learn more at Medtronic.ca.


Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality. 

 Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.


B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.

 


 

Bronze
 
   
For over 50 years, Vernacare has specialized in delivering safe, discreet and environmentally responsible solutions for human waste management.  Our extensive range of single-use pulp fibre products & our state-of-the-art macerators, eliminate the need to clean soiled plastic utensils and help reduce the risk of cross-contamination.

 


 

Media Sponsors
 
   
Hospital News has been Canada’s health care newspaper since 1987. Published monthly, Hospital News is available free in high-traffic areas in hospitals and related institutions across Canada and by direct subscription.
 
Strong, expert editorial keeps health care professionals, administrators, patients, visitors and students informed of current health care news, medical advancements and trends with a fresh perspective each month.

 

 

HSCN 2018 Supporters

Our supporters helped make this conference possible.
   

Shared Support Services Southeastern Ontario (3S0) is a not-for-profit, non-share-capital, shared service organization.  Our mandate is to provide supply chain services to member healthcare organizations.  The objectives of 3SO are to improve service levels and maximize supply chain efficiencies, resulting in savings for members that will be reinvested in direct patient care.

Champlain Health Supply Services is a shared service organization primarily focused on Collaborative Sourcing for member organizations. It was founded on two principle objectives: supporting improvement in the quality of care provided by its member organization through collaborative procurement and standardization and implementing leading practices resulting in efficient, effective supply chain services.


The Central Ontario Healthcare Procurement Alliance (COHPA) is a Shared Services Organization providing integrated supply chain services to several central Ontario hospitals. COHPA was established in 2007 as an independent, nonprofit corporation, and provides Source to Pay and Logistics solutions to six member hospitals. Four Customer hospitals participate in strategic sourcing initiatives. COHPA’s services are supported by an integrated technology platform that enables electronic requisitions and paperless purchasing, including streamlined invoice matching and payment functions.


Healthcare Materials Management Services is a joint venture between London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care, London created in 1997 to integrate and consolidate the functions of purchasing, accounts payable, inventory management and logistics.
The Northern Supply Chain (NSC) is a shared services program established in 2011 as a joint venture sponsored by Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Care Group. We support our 36 member hospitals , and other Healthcare related customers across Northern Ontario. The NSC provides Supply Chain Management services through a consolidated strategic sourcing model that achieves value driven outcomes, standardization and quality health care for patients and clients. The NSC also provides services for pharmacy programs, distribution and warehousing, data management and spend analytics, clinical consultation and education, post contract administration, capital equipment services and purchasing.

Created by its member hospitals in 2006, Plexxus is a not-for-profit shared services organization with expertise in supply chain management, information technology and business transformation. Working collaboratively with our stakeholders, we deliver cost efficient services through scalable systems and processes. 
Plexxus member hospitals include: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Lakeridge Health, Mount Sinai Hospital,  North York General Hospital, Rouge Valley Health System, St. Joseph¹s Health Centre, The Scarborough Hospital, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto East General Hospital, University Health Network and Women¹s College Hospital.
 

SSW was established as a non-profit organization in 2001. Since its inception, the goal of SSW had been to drive value through the regionalization of strategic sourcing.  SSW has evolved into a full service shared service provider, providing the full continuum of Supply Chain Services to our three equity Member Hospitals and seven Customer Hospitals.

TransForm is a leading shared service organization in Ontario and is committed to delivering exceptional service driven to improve value to the health system.  TransForm’s culture is grounded in values of collaboration, accountability, respect and teamwork and through the work of dedicated and highly skilled professionals the organization continuously seeks new opportunities to ensure the highest level of service excellence.
   

 

HSCN 2018 Exhibitors

We encourage you to visit our exhibitors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   

At Acklands-Grainger making it easier is our job, helping your hospital thrive is our passion. Our team is ready to help you with proactive solutions for safety, emergency preparedness, and maintenance, that not only answer your needs today, but anticipate them when the unforeseen arises, so your hospital doesn’t slow down.

B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheters, as well as the CME Bodyguard family of ambulatory Infusion products will be presented at the B.Braun booth.
 

BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

Bonfire is a next-gen sourcing enablement platform that leverages deep evaluation features and frictionless stakeholder engagement to produce better, faster decisions.  Our uniquely powerful, visual and easy-to-use platform can supercharge any RFx or bid.  Bonfire is trusted by hundreds of clients to make purchasing decisions worth billions every year.

Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality.  Visit booth 23 to learn about inbound freight cost management and inventory optimization programs.


Canadian Hospital Specialties is a national specialty distributor of medical and interventional products, focused on strategic partnerships to enhance the experience of our customers. Our clinical, sales and marketing expertise, coupled with our continued commitment to invest in new technologies, brings value to supplier partners and customers alike.

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and supply side of the trading partnerships.

Since 1963, Cook Medical has worked with physicians to develop minimally invasive technologies. Today we offer medical devices, biologic materials, biopharmaceuticals, and cellular therapies to deliver better patient outcomes more efficiently. We remain family owned so we can focus on what we care about: patients, our employees, and our communities.

HALYARD HEALTH is a medical technology company focused on advancing health and healthcare by delivering clinically-superior products and solutions for infection prevention, surgical solutions, respiratory health, digestive health, pain management, and IV therapy.

Halyard brands and products are sold in more than 100 countries, with leading market positions in multiple categories.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.

 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.
 
 

MediSolution is a leading information technology company, providing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, solutions and services to healthcare and service sector customers across North America. MediSolution's integrated business solutions span all areas of Finance, Decision Support, Human Capital Management, Payroll, Supply Chain and e-Commerce.

 


Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.


Mohawk Medbuy


The Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) is the national voice for the supply chain profession. With 7,500 members working in all sectors, SCMA is Canada’s principal source of supply chain training, education and professional development. SCMA grants the Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation, the highest achievement in the field.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.

We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

We’re helping Ontario Save $20,000,000 learn more Booth 27.

Zimmer Biomet is a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare. We design, manufacture and market orthopaedic reconstructive products; sports medicine, biologics, extremities, trauma products; spine, bone healing, craniomaxillofacial, thoracic products; dental implants; and related surgical products. We have operations in more than 25 countries selling products in more than 100 countries.
 
 
 

 

Healthcare Supply Chain Network Conference 2018 

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

 
 
 
 
Don’t miss the opportunity to sponsor and exhibit at Canada’s largest Healthcare Supply Chain Conference and Trade Show in 2018!

Attended by 350 healthcare supply chain professionals from across Canada, HSCN2018 is the only opportunity in Canada for you to promote your company directly to Canadian healthcare providers.

HSCN2018 has a number of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to select what works best for you. 
 
 
 

Reserve your sponsorship or exhibit booth today or for more information contact Caroline Aston in our conference office at caroline@astonevents.com.

Opportunities are sold on a first come first served basis.  Be sure to reserve your sponsorship level/exhibit booth now to avoid disappointment.


 * Platinum, Gold, and Silver Sponsors receive complimentary booths and passes
as part of their package.

 

hfjdsl

 

 

 

HSCN 2018 Sponsors

We encourage you to visit our sponsors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   
Platinum
 

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.


Mohawk Medbuy


 


 

Gold
 
  BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.
 
We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

3M Health Care is a leading global supplier of medical supplies with specific expertise in infection prevention, wound care and health information management. 3M Health Care utilizes third party distributors to ensure supply chain excellence through order consolidation, and assurance of local inventories. 3M is pleased to be a Sponsor of the HSCN Annual Supply Chain Conference.
 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.


Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and the supply side of the trading partnerships. We are proud to offer innovative and comprehensive supply chain management solutions to Canada's Healthcare Industry.

Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.
 
 
 
 
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

 


 

Silver
 
priMED is a dynamic, global manufacturer specializing in high-quality, single-use medical products. As Canada’s leading manufacturer and distributor, we design and develop custom programs for products including masks, gloves, gowns, head and shoe covers, medical tapes, wound care, self adherent wraps, tourniquets, curtains and procedural trays.

As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic helps to improve the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic, and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together. Learn more at Medtronic.ca.


Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality. 

 Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.


B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.

 


 

Bronze
 
   
For over 50 years, Vernacare has specialized in delivering safe, discreet and environmentally responsible solutions for human waste management.  Our extensive range of single-use pulp fibre products & our state-of-the-art macerators, eliminate the need to clean soiled plastic utensils and help reduce the risk of cross-contamination.

 


 

Media Sponsors
 
   
Hospital News has been Canada’s health care newspaper since 1987. Published monthly, Hospital News is available free in high-traffic areas in hospitals and related institutions across Canada and by direct subscription.
 
Strong, expert editorial keeps health care professionals, administrators, patients, visitors and students informed of current health care news, medical advancements and trends with a fresh perspective each month.

 

 

HSCN 2018 Supporters

Our supporters helped make this conference possible.
   

Shared Support Services Southeastern Ontario (3S0) is a not-for-profit, non-share-capital, shared service organization.  Our mandate is to provide supply chain services to member healthcare organizations.  The objectives of 3SO are to improve service levels and maximize supply chain efficiencies, resulting in savings for members that will be reinvested in direct patient care.

Champlain Health Supply Services is a shared service organization primarily focused on Collaborative Sourcing for member organizations. It was founded on two principle objectives: supporting improvement in the quality of care provided by its member organization through collaborative procurement and standardization and implementing leading practices resulting in efficient, effective supply chain services.


The Central Ontario Healthcare Procurement Alliance (COHPA) is a Shared Services Organization providing integrated supply chain services to several central Ontario hospitals. COHPA was established in 2007 as an independent, nonprofit corporation, and provides Source to Pay and Logistics solutions to six member hospitals. Four Customer hospitals participate in strategic sourcing initiatives. COHPA’s services are supported by an integrated technology platform that enables electronic requisitions and paperless purchasing, including streamlined invoice matching and payment functions.


Healthcare Materials Management Services is a joint venture between London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care, London created in 1997 to integrate and consolidate the functions of purchasing, accounts payable, inventory management and logistics.
The Northern Supply Chain (NSC) is a shared services program established in 2011 as a joint venture sponsored by Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Care Group. We support our 36 member hospitals , and other Healthcare related customers across Northern Ontario. The NSC provides Supply Chain Management services through a consolidated strategic sourcing model that achieves value driven outcomes, standardization and quality health care for patients and clients. The NSC also provides services for pharmacy programs, distribution and warehousing, data management and spend analytics, clinical consultation and education, post contract administration, capital equipment services and purchasing.

Created by its member hospitals in 2006, Plexxus is a not-for-profit shared services organization with expertise in supply chain management, information technology and business transformation. Working collaboratively with our stakeholders, we deliver cost efficient services through scalable systems and processes. 
Plexxus member hospitals include: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Lakeridge Health, Mount Sinai Hospital,  North York General Hospital, Rouge Valley Health System, St. Joseph¹s Health Centre, The Scarborough Hospital, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto East General Hospital, University Health Network and Women¹s College Hospital.
 

SSW was established as a non-profit organization in 2001. Since its inception, the goal of SSW had been to drive value through the regionalization of strategic sourcing.  SSW has evolved into a full service shared service provider, providing the full continuum of Supply Chain Services to our three equity Member Hospitals and seven Customer Hospitals.

TransForm is a leading shared service organization in Ontario and is committed to delivering exceptional service driven to improve value to the health system.  TransForm’s culture is grounded in values of collaboration, accountability, respect and teamwork and through the work of dedicated and highly skilled professionals the organization continuously seeks new opportunities to ensure the highest level of service excellence.
   

 

HSCN 2018 Exhibitors

We encourage you to visit our exhibitors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   

At Acklands-Grainger making it easier is our job, helping your hospital thrive is our passion. Our team is ready to help you with proactive solutions for safety, emergency preparedness, and maintenance, that not only answer your needs today, but anticipate them when the unforeseen arises, so your hospital doesn’t slow down.

B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheters, as well as the CME Bodyguard family of ambulatory Infusion products will be presented at the B.Braun booth.
 

BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

Bonfire is a next-gen sourcing enablement platform that leverages deep evaluation features and frictionless stakeholder engagement to produce better, faster decisions.  Our uniquely powerful, visual and easy-to-use platform can supercharge any RFx or bid.  Bonfire is trusted by hundreds of clients to make purchasing decisions worth billions every year.

Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality.  Visit booth 23 to learn about inbound freight cost management and inventory optimization programs.


Canadian Hospital Specialties is a national specialty distributor of medical and interventional products, focused on strategic partnerships to enhance the experience of our customers. Our clinical, sales and marketing expertise, coupled with our continued commitment to invest in new technologies, brings value to supplier partners and customers alike.

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and supply side of the trading partnerships.

Since 1963, Cook Medical has worked with physicians to develop minimally invasive technologies. Today we offer medical devices, biologic materials, biopharmaceuticals, and cellular therapies to deliver better patient outcomes more efficiently. We remain family owned so we can focus on what we care about: patients, our employees, and our communities.

HALYARD HEALTH is a medical technology company focused on advancing health and healthcare by delivering clinically-superior products and solutions for infection prevention, surgical solutions, respiratory health, digestive health, pain management, and IV therapy.

Halyard brands and products are sold in more than 100 countries, with leading market positions in multiple categories.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.

 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.
 
 

MediSolution is a leading information technology company, providing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, solutions and services to healthcare and service sector customers across North America. MediSolution's integrated business solutions span all areas of Finance, Decision Support, Human Capital Management, Payroll, Supply Chain and e-Commerce.

 


Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.


Mohawk Medbuy


The Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) is the national voice for the supply chain profession. With 7,500 members working in all sectors, SCMA is Canada’s principal source of supply chain training, education and professional development. SCMA grants the Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation, the highest achievement in the field.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.

We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

We’re helping Ontario Save $20,000,000 learn more Booth 27.

Zimmer Biomet is a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare. We design, manufacture and market orthopaedic reconstructive products; sports medicine, biologics, extremities, trauma products; spine, bone healing, craniomaxillofacial, thoracic products; dental implants; and related surgical products. We have operations in more than 25 countries selling products in more than 100 countries.
 
 
 

 

Healthcare Supply Chain Network Conference 2018 

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

 
 
 
 
Don’t miss the opportunity to sponsor and exhibit at Canada’s largest Healthcare Supply Chain Conference and Trade Show in 2018!

Attended by 350 healthcare supply chain professionals from across Canada, HSCN2018 is the only opportunity in Canada for you to promote your company directly to Canadian healthcare providers.

HSCN2018 has a number of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to select what works best for you. 
 
 
 

Reserve your sponsorship or exhibit booth today or for more information contact Caroline Aston in our conference office at caroline@astonevents.com.

Opportunities are sold on a first come first served basis.  Be sure to reserve your sponsorship level/exhibit booth now to avoid disappointment.


 * Platinum, Gold, and Silver Sponsors receive complimentary booths and passes
as part of their package.

 

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HSCN 2018 Sponsors

We encourage you to visit our sponsors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   
Platinum
 

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.


Mohawk Medbuy


 


 

Gold
 
  BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.
 
We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

3M Health Care is a leading global supplier of medical supplies with specific expertise in infection prevention, wound care and health information management. 3M Health Care utilizes third party distributors to ensure supply chain excellence through order consolidation, and assurance of local inventories. 3M is pleased to be a Sponsor of the HSCN Annual Supply Chain Conference.
 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.


Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and the supply side of the trading partnerships. We are proud to offer innovative and comprehensive supply chain management solutions to Canada's Healthcare Industry.

Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.
 
 
 
 
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

 


 

Silver
 
priMED is a dynamic, global manufacturer specializing in high-quality, single-use medical products. As Canada’s leading manufacturer and distributor, we design and develop custom programs for products including masks, gloves, gowns, head and shoe covers, medical tapes, wound care, self adherent wraps, tourniquets, curtains and procedural trays.

As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic helps to improve the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic, and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together. Learn more at Medtronic.ca.


Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality. 

 Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.


B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.

 


 

Bronze
 
   
For over 50 years, Vernacare has specialized in delivering safe, discreet and environmentally responsible solutions for human waste management.  Our extensive range of single-use pulp fibre products & our state-of-the-art macerators, eliminate the need to clean soiled plastic utensils and help reduce the risk of cross-contamination.

 


 

Media Sponsors
 
   
Hospital News has been Canada’s health care newspaper since 1987. Published monthly, Hospital News is available free in high-traffic areas in hospitals and related institutions across Canada and by direct subscription.
 
Strong, expert editorial keeps health care professionals, administrators, patients, visitors and students informed of current health care news, medical advancements and trends with a fresh perspective each month.

 

 

HSCN 2018 Supporters

Our supporters helped make this conference possible.
   

Shared Support Services Southeastern Ontario (3S0) is a not-for-profit, non-share-capital, shared service organization.  Our mandate is to provide supply chain services to member healthcare organizations.  The objectives of 3SO are to improve service levels and maximize supply chain efficiencies, resulting in savings for members that will be reinvested in direct patient care.

Champlain Health Supply Services is a shared service organization primarily focused on Collaborative Sourcing for member organizations. It was founded on two principle objectives: supporting improvement in the quality of care provided by its member organization through collaborative procurement and standardization and implementing leading practices resulting in efficient, effective supply chain services.


The Central Ontario Healthcare Procurement Alliance (COHPA) is a Shared Services Organization providing integrated supply chain services to several central Ontario hospitals. COHPA was established in 2007 as an independent, nonprofit corporation, and provides Source to Pay and Logistics solutions to six member hospitals. Four Customer hospitals participate in strategic sourcing initiatives. COHPA’s services are supported by an integrated technology platform that enables electronic requisitions and paperless purchasing, including streamlined invoice matching and payment functions.


Healthcare Materials Management Services is a joint venture between London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care, London created in 1997 to integrate and consolidate the functions of purchasing, accounts payable, inventory management and logistics.
The Northern Supply Chain (NSC) is a shared services program established in 2011 as a joint venture sponsored by Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Care Group. We support our 36 member hospitals , and other Healthcare related customers across Northern Ontario. The NSC provides Supply Chain Management services through a consolidated strategic sourcing model that achieves value driven outcomes, standardization and quality health care for patients and clients. The NSC also provides services for pharmacy programs, distribution and warehousing, data management and spend analytics, clinical consultation and education, post contract administration, capital equipment services and purchasing.

Created by its member hospitals in 2006, Plexxus is a not-for-profit shared services organization with expertise in supply chain management, information technology and business transformation. Working collaboratively with our stakeholders, we deliver cost efficient services through scalable systems and processes. 
Plexxus member hospitals include: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Lakeridge Health, Mount Sinai Hospital,  North York General Hospital, Rouge Valley Health System, St. Joseph¹s Health Centre, The Scarborough Hospital, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto East General Hospital, University Health Network and Women¹s College Hospital.
 

SSW was established as a non-profit organization in 2001. Since its inception, the goal of SSW had been to drive value through the regionalization of strategic sourcing.  SSW has evolved into a full service shared service provider, providing the full continuum of Supply Chain Services to our three equity Member Hospitals and seven Customer Hospitals.

TransForm is a leading shared service organization in Ontario and is committed to delivering exceptional service driven to improve value to the health system.  TransForm’s culture is grounded in values of collaboration, accountability, respect and teamwork and through the work of dedicated and highly skilled professionals the organization continuously seeks new opportunities to ensure the highest level of service excellence.
   

 

HSCN 2018 Exhibitors

We encourage you to visit our exhibitors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   

At Acklands-Grainger making it easier is our job, helping your hospital thrive is our passion. Our team is ready to help you with proactive solutions for safety, emergency preparedness, and maintenance, that not only answer your needs today, but anticipate them when the unforeseen arises, so your hospital doesn’t slow down.

B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheters, as well as the CME Bodyguard family of ambulatory Infusion products will be presented at the B.Braun booth.
 

BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

Bonfire is a next-gen sourcing enablement platform that leverages deep evaluation features and frictionless stakeholder engagement to produce better, faster decisions.  Our uniquely powerful, visual and easy-to-use platform can supercharge any RFx or bid.  Bonfire is trusted by hundreds of clients to make purchasing decisions worth billions every year.

Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality.  Visit booth 23 to learn about inbound freight cost management and inventory optimization programs.


Canadian Hospital Specialties is a national specialty distributor of medical and interventional products, focused on strategic partnerships to enhance the experience of our customers. Our clinical, sales and marketing expertise, coupled with our continued commitment to invest in new technologies, brings value to supplier partners and customers alike.

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and supply side of the trading partnerships.

Since 1963, Cook Medical has worked with physicians to develop minimally invasive technologies. Today we offer medical devices, biologic materials, biopharmaceuticals, and cellular therapies to deliver better patient outcomes more efficiently. We remain family owned so we can focus on what we care about: patients, our employees, and our communities.

HALYARD HEALTH is a medical technology company focused on advancing health and healthcare by delivering clinically-superior products and solutions for infection prevention, surgical solutions, respiratory health, digestive health, pain management, and IV therapy.

Halyard brands and products are sold in more than 100 countries, with leading market positions in multiple categories.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.

 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.
 
 

MediSolution is a leading information technology company, providing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, solutions and services to healthcare and service sector customers across North America. MediSolution's integrated business solutions span all areas of Finance, Decision Support, Human Capital Management, Payroll, Supply Chain and e-Commerce.

 


Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.


Mohawk Medbuy


The Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) is the national voice for the supply chain profession. With 7,500 members working in all sectors, SCMA is Canada’s principal source of supply chain training, education and professional development. SCMA grants the Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation, the highest achievement in the field.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.

We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

We’re helping Ontario Save $20,000,000 learn more Booth 27.

Zimmer Biomet is a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare. We design, manufacture and market orthopaedic reconstructive products; sports medicine, biologics, extremities, trauma products; spine, bone healing, craniomaxillofacial, thoracic products; dental implants; and related surgical products. We have operations in more than 25 countries selling products in more than 100 countries.
 
 
 

 

Healthcare Supply Chain Network Conference 2018 

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

 
 
 
 
Don’t miss the opportunity to sponsor and exhibit at Canada’s largest Healthcare Supply Chain Conference and Trade Show in 2018!

Attended by 350 healthcare supply chain professionals from across Canada, HSCN2018 is the only opportunity in Canada for you to promote your company directly to Canadian healthcare providers.

HSCN2018 has a number of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to select what works best for you. 
 
 
 

Reserve your sponsorship or exhibit booth today or for more information contact Caroline Aston in our conference office at caroline@astonevents.com.

Opportunities are sold on a first come first served basis.  Be sure to reserve your sponsorship level/exhibit booth now to avoid disappointment.


 * Platinum, Gold, and Silver Sponsors receive complimentary booths and passes
as part of their package.

 

hfjdsl

 

 

 

HSCN 2018 Sponsors

We encourage you to visit our sponsors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   
Platinum
 

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.


Mohawk Medbuy


 


 

Gold
 
  BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.
 
We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

3M Health Care is a leading global supplier of medical supplies with specific expertise in infection prevention, wound care and health information management. 3M Health Care utilizes third party distributors to ensure supply chain excellence through order consolidation, and assurance of local inventories. 3M is pleased to be a Sponsor of the HSCN Annual Supply Chain Conference.
 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.


Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and the supply side of the trading partnerships. We are proud to offer innovative and comprehensive supply chain management solutions to Canada's Healthcare Industry.

Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.
 
 
 
 
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

 


 

Silver
 
priMED is a dynamic, global manufacturer specializing in high-quality, single-use medical products. As Canada’s leading manufacturer and distributor, we design and develop custom programs for products including masks, gloves, gowns, head and shoe covers, medical tapes, wound care, self adherent wraps, tourniquets, curtains and procedural trays.

As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic helps to improve the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic, and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together. Learn more at Medtronic.ca.


Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality. 

 Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.


B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.

 


 

Bronze
 
   
For over 50 years, Vernacare has specialized in delivering safe, discreet and environmentally responsible solutions for human waste management.  Our extensive range of single-use pulp fibre products & our state-of-the-art macerators, eliminate the need to clean soiled plastic utensils and help reduce the risk of cross-contamination.

 


 

Media Sponsors
 
   
Hospital News has been Canada’s health care newspaper since 1987. Published monthly, Hospital News is available free in high-traffic areas in hospitals and related institutions across Canada and by direct subscription.
 
Strong, expert editorial keeps health care professionals, administrators, patients, visitors and students informed of current health care news, medical advancements and trends with a fresh perspective each month.

 

 

HSCN 2018 Supporters

Our supporters helped make this conference possible.
   

Shared Support Services Southeastern Ontario (3S0) is a not-for-profit, non-share-capital, shared service organization.  Our mandate is to provide supply chain services to member healthcare organizations.  The objectives of 3SO are to improve service levels and maximize supply chain efficiencies, resulting in savings for members that will be reinvested in direct patient care.

Champlain Health Supply Services is a shared service organization primarily focused on Collaborative Sourcing for member organizations. It was founded on two principle objectives: supporting improvement in the quality of care provided by its member organization through collaborative procurement and standardization and implementing leading practices resulting in efficient, effective supply chain services.


The Central Ontario Healthcare Procurement Alliance (COHPA) is a Shared Services Organization providing integrated supply chain services to several central Ontario hospitals. COHPA was established in 2007 as an independent, nonprofit corporation, and provides Source to Pay and Logistics solutions to six member hospitals. Four Customer hospitals participate in strategic sourcing initiatives. COHPA’s services are supported by an integrated technology platform that enables electronic requisitions and paperless purchasing, including streamlined invoice matching and payment functions.


Healthcare Materials Management Services is a joint venture between London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care, London created in 1997 to integrate and consolidate the functions of purchasing, accounts payable, inventory management and logistics.
The Northern Supply Chain (NSC) is a shared services program established in 2011 as a joint venture sponsored by Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Care Group. We support our 36 member hospitals , and other Healthcare related customers across Northern Ontario. The NSC provides Supply Chain Management services through a consolidated strategic sourcing model that achieves value driven outcomes, standardization and quality health care for patients and clients. The NSC also provides services for pharmacy programs, distribution and warehousing, data management and spend analytics, clinical consultation and education, post contract administration, capital equipment services and purchasing.

Created by its member hospitals in 2006, Plexxus is a not-for-profit shared services organization with expertise in supply chain management, information technology and business transformation. Working collaboratively with our stakeholders, we deliver cost efficient services through scalable systems and processes. 
Plexxus member hospitals include: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Lakeridge Health, Mount Sinai Hospital,  North York General Hospital, Rouge Valley Health System, St. Joseph¹s Health Centre, The Scarborough Hospital, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto East General Hospital, University Health Network and Women¹s College Hospital.
 

SSW was established as a non-profit organization in 2001. Since its inception, the goal of SSW had been to drive value through the regionalization of strategic sourcing.  SSW has evolved into a full service shared service provider, providing the full continuum of Supply Chain Services to our three equity Member Hospitals and seven Customer Hospitals.

TransForm is a leading shared service organization in Ontario and is committed to delivering exceptional service driven to improve value to the health system.  TransForm’s culture is grounded in values of collaboration, accountability, respect and teamwork and through the work of dedicated and highly skilled professionals the organization continuously seeks new opportunities to ensure the highest level of service excellence.
   

 

HSCN 2018 Exhibitors

We encourage you to visit our exhibitors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   

At Acklands-Grainger making it easier is our job, helping your hospital thrive is our passion. Our team is ready to help you with proactive solutions for safety, emergency preparedness, and maintenance, that not only answer your needs today, but anticipate them when the unforeseen arises, so your hospital doesn’t slow down.

B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheters, as well as the CME Bodyguard family of ambulatory Infusion products will be presented at the B.Braun booth.
 

BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

Bonfire is a next-gen sourcing enablement platform that leverages deep evaluation features and frictionless stakeholder engagement to produce better, faster decisions.  Our uniquely powerful, visual and easy-to-use platform can supercharge any RFx or bid.  Bonfire is trusted by hundreds of clients to make purchasing decisions worth billions every year.

Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality.  Visit booth 23 to learn about inbound freight cost management and inventory optimization programs.


Canadian Hospital Specialties is a national specialty distributor of medical and interventional products, focused on strategic partnerships to enhance the experience of our customers. Our clinical, sales and marketing expertise, coupled with our continued commitment to invest in new technologies, brings value to supplier partners and customers alike.

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and supply side of the trading partnerships.

Since 1963, Cook Medical has worked with physicians to develop minimally invasive technologies. Today we offer medical devices, biologic materials, biopharmaceuticals, and cellular therapies to deliver better patient outcomes more efficiently. We remain family owned so we can focus on what we care about: patients, our employees, and our communities.

HALYARD HEALTH is a medical technology company focused on advancing health and healthcare by delivering clinically-superior products and solutions for infection prevention, surgical solutions, respiratory health, digestive health, pain management, and IV therapy.

Halyard brands and products are sold in more than 100 countries, with leading market positions in multiple categories.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.

 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.
 
 

MediSolution is a leading information technology company, providing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, solutions and services to healthcare and service sector customers across North America. MediSolution's integrated business solutions span all areas of Finance, Decision Support, Human Capital Management, Payroll, Supply Chain and e-Commerce.

 


Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.


Mohawk Medbuy


The Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) is the national voice for the supply chain profession. With 7,500 members working in all sectors, SCMA is Canada’s principal source of supply chain training, education and professional development. SCMA grants the Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation, the highest achievement in the field.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.

We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

We’re helping Ontario Save $20,000,000 learn more Booth 27.

Zimmer Biomet is a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare. We design, manufacture and market orthopaedic reconstructive products; sports medicine, biologics, extremities, trauma products; spine, bone healing, craniomaxillofacial, thoracic products; dental implants; and related surgical products. We have operations in more than 25 countries selling products in more than 100 countries.
 
 
 

 

Healthcare Supply Chain Network Conference 2018 

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

 
 
 
 
Don’t miss the opportunity to sponsor and exhibit at Canada’s largest Healthcare Supply Chain Conference and Trade Show in 2018!

Attended by 350 healthcare supply chain professionals from across Canada, HSCN2018 is the only opportunity in Canada for you to promote your company directly to Canadian healthcare providers.

HSCN2018 has a number of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to select what works best for you. 
 
 
 

Reserve your sponsorship or exhibit booth today or for more information contact Caroline Aston in our conference office at caroline@astonevents.com.

Opportunities are sold on a first come first served basis.  Be sure to reserve your sponsorship level/exhibit booth now to avoid disappointment.


 * Platinum, Gold, and Silver Sponsors receive complimentary booths and passes
as part of their package.

 

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HSCN 2018 Sponsors

We encourage you to visit our sponsors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   
Platinum
 

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.


Mohawk Medbuy


 


 

Gold
 
  BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.
 
We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

3M Health Care is a leading global supplier of medical supplies with specific expertise in infection prevention, wound care and health information management. 3M Health Care utilizes third party distributors to ensure supply chain excellence through order consolidation, and assurance of local inventories. 3M is pleased to be a Sponsor of the HSCN Annual Supply Chain Conference.
 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.


Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and the supply side of the trading partnerships. We are proud to offer innovative and comprehensive supply chain management solutions to Canada's Healthcare Industry.

Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.
 
 
 
 
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

 


 

Silver
 
priMED is a dynamic, global manufacturer specializing in high-quality, single-use medical products. As Canada’s leading manufacturer and distributor, we design and develop custom programs for products including masks, gloves, gowns, head and shoe covers, medical tapes, wound care, self adherent wraps, tourniquets, curtains and procedural trays.

As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic helps to improve the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic, and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together. Learn more at Medtronic.ca.


Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality. 

 Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.


B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.

 


 

Bronze
 
   
For over 50 years, Vernacare has specialized in delivering safe, discreet and environmentally responsible solutions for human waste management.  Our extensive range of single-use pulp fibre products & our state-of-the-art macerators, eliminate the need to clean soiled plastic utensils and help reduce the risk of cross-contamination.

 


 

Media Sponsors
 
   
Hospital News has been Canada’s health care newspaper since 1987. Published monthly, Hospital News is available free in high-traffic areas in hospitals and related institutions across Canada and by direct subscription.
 
Strong, expert editorial keeps health care professionals, administrators, patients, visitors and students informed of current health care news, medical advancements and trends with a fresh perspective each month.

 

 

HSCN 2018 Supporters

Our supporters helped make this conference possible.
   

Shared Support Services Southeastern Ontario (3S0) is a not-for-profit, non-share-capital, shared service organization.  Our mandate is to provide supply chain services to member healthcare organizations.  The objectives of 3SO are to improve service levels and maximize supply chain efficiencies, resulting in savings for members that will be reinvested in direct patient care.

Champlain Health Supply Services is a shared service organization primarily focused on Collaborative Sourcing for member organizations. It was founded on two principle objectives: supporting improvement in the quality of care provided by its member organization through collaborative procurement and standardization and implementing leading practices resulting in efficient, effective supply chain services.


The Central Ontario Healthcare Procurement Alliance (COHPA) is a Shared Services Organization providing integrated supply chain services to several central Ontario hospitals. COHPA was established in 2007 as an independent, nonprofit corporation, and provides Source to Pay and Logistics solutions to six member hospitals. Four Customer hospitals participate in strategic sourcing initiatives. COHPA’s services are supported by an integrated technology platform that enables electronic requisitions and paperless purchasing, including streamlined invoice matching and payment functions.


Healthcare Materials Management Services is a joint venture between London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care, London created in 1997 to integrate and consolidate the functions of purchasing, accounts payable, inventory management and logistics.
The Northern Supply Chain (NSC) is a shared services program established in 2011 as a joint venture sponsored by Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph's Care Group. We support our 36 member hospitals , and other Healthcare related customers across Northern Ontario. The NSC provides Supply Chain Management services through a consolidated strategic sourcing model that achieves value driven outcomes, standardization and quality health care for patients and clients. The NSC also provides services for pharmacy programs, distribution and warehousing, data management and spend analytics, clinical consultation and education, post contract administration, capital equipment services and purchasing.

Created by its member hospitals in 2006, Plexxus is a not-for-profit shared services organization with expertise in supply chain management, information technology and business transformation. Working collaboratively with our stakeholders, we deliver cost efficient services through scalable systems and processes. 
Plexxus member hospitals include: Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Lakeridge Health, Mount Sinai Hospital,  North York General Hospital, Rouge Valley Health System, St. Joseph¹s Health Centre, The Scarborough Hospital, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto East General Hospital, University Health Network and Women¹s College Hospital.
 

SSW was established as a non-profit organization in 2001. Since its inception, the goal of SSW had been to drive value through the regionalization of strategic sourcing.  SSW has evolved into a full service shared service provider, providing the full continuum of Supply Chain Services to our three equity Member Hospitals and seven Customer Hospitals.

TransForm is a leading shared service organization in Ontario and is committed to delivering exceptional service driven to improve value to the health system.  TransForm’s culture is grounded in values of collaboration, accountability, respect and teamwork and through the work of dedicated and highly skilled professionals the organization continuously seeks new opportunities to ensure the highest level of service excellence.
   

 

HSCN 2018 Exhibitors

We encourage you to visit our exhibitors' websites by clicking on their logos.
   

At Acklands-Grainger making it easier is our job, helping your hospital thrive is our passion. Our team is ready to help you with proactive solutions for safety, emergency preparedness, and maintenance, that not only answer your needs today, but anticipate them when the unforeseen arises, so your hospital doesn’t slow down.

B. Braun of Canada is committed to eliminating preventable treatment errors and enhancing patient, clinician and environmental safety and is focused on sharing best clinical practices.  The innovative Space Infusion Pump System, Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheterswill be presented at the B.Braun booth.Introcan Safety and Introcan 3 Safety peripheral IV catheters, as well as the CME Bodyguard family of ambulatory Infusion products will be presented at the B.Braun booth.
 

BD is a global medical technology company that is advancing the world of health by improving medical discovery, diagnostics and the delivery of care. BD leads in patient and health care worker safety and the technologies that enable medical research and clinical laboratories. For more information, please visit www.bd.com.

Bonfire is a next-gen sourcing enablement platform that leverages deep evaluation features and frictionless stakeholder engagement to produce better, faster decisions.  Our uniquely powerful, visual and easy-to-use platform can supercharge any RFx or bid.  Bonfire is trusted by hundreds of clients to make purchasing decisions worth billions every year.

Cardinal Health Canada is an essential link in the healthcare supply chain.  With distribution centres strategically located across Canada, Cardinal Health Canada helps acute, long-term and alternate care facilities reduce costs, enhance efficiency and improve quality.  Visit booth 23 to learn about inbound freight cost management and inventory optimization programs.


Canadian Hospital Specialties is a national specialty distributor of medical and interventional products, focused on strategic partnerships to enhance the experience of our customers. Our clinical, sales and marketing expertise, coupled with our continued commitment to invest in new technologies, brings value to supplier partners and customers alike.

CMEPP is Canada’s only not for profit, innovative equipment repair and maintenance service organization that saves hospitals 15% - 30% on their service costs while reducing risk and offering flexibility and choice of recognized service suppliers.  Over the past 19 years, our collaborative industry approach has assisted CMEPP member hospitals to save over $35,000,000.

Commport Communications International, Inc. is a privately owned company, with over 25 years of e-Commerce experience. Commport is the only provider in the world positioned to deliver full service Value Added Network, EDI, translation and GDSN data synchronization services to both the demand side and supply side of the trading partnerships.

Since 1963, Cook Medical has worked with physicians to develop minimally invasive technologies. Today we offer medical devices, biologic materials, biopharmaceuticals, and cellular therapies to deliver better patient outcomes more efficiently. We remain family owned so we can focus on what we care about: patients, our employees, and our communities.

HALYARD HEALTH is a medical technology company focused on advancing health and healthcare by delivering clinically-superior products and solutions for infection prevention, surgical solutions, respiratory health, digestive health, pain management, and IV therapy.

Halyard brands and products are sold in more than 100 countries, with leading market positions in multiple categories.

HealthPRO is Canada's healthcare procurement services organization, representing the purchasing interests of more than 800 hospitals across the country. Through our national collective efforts, we source high quality products and services at the best price, while advancing issues that matter, including patient safety, innovation and assurance of supply.

 


At HIROC, we are guided by our vision of partnering to create the safest healthcare system. We do this by providing cost-effective and innovative insurance and risk management solutions, helping our subscribers make better decisions. As a non-profit, surplus funds are returned to subscribers for reinvestment in the healthcare system.
 
 

MediSolution is a leading information technology company, providing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, solutions and services to healthcare and service sector customers across North America. MediSolution's integrated business solutions span all areas of Finance, Decision Support, Human Capital Management, Payroll, Supply Chain and e-Commerce.

 


Our mission is to provide quality medical products with superior value to healthcare providers and end users, improving patient care and the quality of people's lives.


Mohawk Medbuy


The Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) is the national voice for the supply chain profession. With 7,500 members working in all sectors, SCMA is Canada’s principal source of supply chain training, education and professional development. SCMA grants the Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP) designation, the highest achievement in the field.

The Stevens Company is the only 100% Canadian family owned national full-line distributor.  We proudly partner with over 500 manufacturers to service the needs of our customers. Our six distribution centres are located in Brampton, Vancouver, Calgary, Winnipeg, Halifax and Montréal. We distinguish our organization through commitment to service.
 

St. Joseph’s Health System, GPO (SJHS-GPO) unites healthcare industry stakeholders in the procurement of capital equipment and food and nutrition solutions to put the needs of patients first.  Our programs combine decades of experience with proven processes to maximize value, while allowing Members to make their own purchasing decisions. 

We’ve changed our name – introducing Voyago Health Ontario’s Leading Patient Transfer Service.

We provide Ontario’s Healthcare system with professional Non Emergent Patient Transfer Services.
Our team of trained Patient Transfer Attendants are equipped with cutting edge Mercedes Benz Sprinters, designed for medical service.

We’re helping Ontario Save $20,000,000 learn more Booth 27.

Zimmer Biomet is a global leader in musculoskeletal healthcare. We design, manufacture and market orthopaedic reconstructive products; sports medicine, biologics, extremities, trauma products; spine, bone healing, craniomaxillofacial, thoracic products; dental implants; and related surgical products. We have operations in more than 25 countries selling products in more than 100 countries.
 
 
 

 

Healthcare Supply Chain Network Conference 2018 

Sponsorship and Exhibitor Opportunities

 
 
 
 
Don’t miss the opportunity to sponsor and exhibit at Canada’s largest Healthcare Supply Chain Conference and Trade Show in 2018!

Attended by 350 healthcare supply chain professionals from across Canada, HSCN2018 is the only opportunity in Canada for you to promote your company directly to Canadian healthcare providers.

HSCN2018 has a number of opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors to select what works best for you. 
 
 
 

Reserve your sponsorship or exhibit booth today or for more information contact Caroline Aston in our conference office at caroline@astonevents.com.

Opportunities are sold on a first come first served basis.  Be sure to reserve your sponsorship level/exhibit booth now to avoid disappointment.


 * Platinum, Gold, and Silver Sponsors receive complimentary booths and passes
as part of their package.