The IDN Summit & Reverse Expo - has connected senior healthcare supply chain executives, GPOs and healthcare suppliers for 20 years. The Summit’s 2.5 day format fosters collaborative interaction in an efficient and cost-effective manner. Learn More.

Battle-Tested Education - from leading supply chain executives, industry thought-leaders, business executives, inspirational speakers and more to connect the dots in this ever-changing healthcare environment. Each Summit provides you with the insight you need to meet the challenges of your organization. Learn More.

  Effective Networking - with over 200 senior IDN supply chain executives, leading national GPO executives and healthcare suppliers provides an effective forum to discuss issues and debate new ideas. In addition to the Reverse Expo there are numerous other opportunities to interact. Learn More.

  Thought Leaders - lead the education at each IDN Summit. Past speakers include Disney Institute Leaders to US Generals to Health System CEOs to Medical Pioneers to Sports Legends. Learn More.

May We Remember

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

By Chuck Lauer, Healthcare Policy Expert
Very recently a good friend of mine made the statement that "everyone has a story". In other words, all of us because of the life experiences that we have lived as well as the challenges we have had to overcome have lived fascinating lives. Yet too often those wonderful stories are never told and are lost when an individual dies. read more


Q&A with Ed Hisscock

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

By Lisa Ponssa, EVP, Bluegrass Business Media
IDN Summit Advisory board member, Chief Transformation Officer for Non-Labor Spend and Vice President of Strategic Sourcing of Trinity Health, Ed Hisscock, talks biggest short-term challenges, what his role really means and how his role will evolve long-term. read more