Intermountain Healthcare Strikes Deal with Medpricer

Medpricer’s unparalleled purchased services solutions will provide the healthcare organization with transparency on its spend analytics and will identify top categories for savings

Medpricer, the leading purchased services cost management solution for the healthcare industry, announced today Intermountain Healthcare has joined its customer roster. Through this partnership, Intermountain Healthcare will have access to industry benchmarks and software driven by artificial intelligence to evaluate and improve their purchased services contracts.

As one of the largest and most prominent healthcare providers in the United States, Intermountain Health has a reputation as an industry leader for providing gold-standard patient care through innovative solutions. 

“Intalere, our healthcare solutions partner, played a critical role in creating this collaboration among our organizations and Medpricer. Medpricer is making it faster and easier for our teams to make more strategic decisions in our purchased services spending. We’re eager to see how our contracts compare in the market and fulfill our sourcing objectives for the year.

John Wright, Intermountain Healthcare Vice President of Supply Chain and Support Services

By partnering with Medpricer, Intermountain Healthcare will access:

Healthcare data intelligence with a subscription to Precision Benchmarks 

With more than 70 purchased services categories to benchmark, Intermountain Healthcare can compare its current pricing and service level terms with industry standards. Equipped with market intel, Medpricer will help Intermountain Healthcare refine their savings targets and provide a customizable project roadmap to track progress.

mSource® Analytics to visualize purchased services spend 

With the aid of mSource®, Intermountain Healthcare can efficiently measure spend activity by category, supplier, and facility to monitor and improve supplier performance. Furthermore, Medpricer delivers actionable insights that help the supply chain to address other opportunities, such as: illuminating recurring charges, shifting to on-contract spend and aligning expiring contracts.

mSource® Contract Text Analysis uses Natural Language Processing to search for intent 

With the capability to analyze thousands of documents at the push of a button, mSource® Contract Text Analysis with AI considers all commitments across Intermountain Healthcare’s contracts. With this data, their supply chain can quickly assess and amend unfavorable or outdated contract terms, mitigate third-party risks, and hold suppliers accountable to contractual obligations through key performance indicators.

“With the aid of Medpricer’s product offerings, Intermountain Healthcare is strengthening their ability to proactively manage their contracts, analyze their relationships, benchmark their contracts and evaluate new savings opportunities,” said Chief Executive Offer Chris Gormley. “Medpricer is dedicated to providing our customers with the tools necessary to drive their purchased service strategy forward.”

About Medpricer 
For more than a decade, Medpricer has helped move savings strategies forward with scalable purchased services solutions that improve sourcing efficiency and financial health. Their industry-leading software, mSource®, is the only all-in-one contract management, negotiation, and analytics platform that enables organizations to tailor contract terms to fit their unique needs – not those of a group. Engage with your purchasing data, learn from market intelligence, unite your stakeholders, and move contracts through the pipeline – faster. No catches, no hidden admin fees. Discover substantial savings and deliver outcomes that continuously improve the quality of patient care. To learn how other leading healthcare providers are transforming their savings strategy, contact us here

About Intermountain Healthcare 
Intermountain Healthcare is a Utah-based not-for-profit system of 23 hospitals, 170 clinics, a Medical Group with close to 2,300 employed physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a health plans group under the name SelectHealth, and other medical services.

About Intalere 
Intalere’s mission focuses on improving the operational health of America’s healthcare providers by designing tailored, smart solutions that deliver optimal cost, quality and clinical outcomes. We strive to be the essential partner for operational excellence in healthcare through customized solutions that address customers’ individual needs. We assist our customers in managing their entire spend, providing innovative technologies, products and services, and leveraging the best practices of a provider-led model. As Intalere draws on the power of our owner Intermountain Healthcare’s nationally-recognized supply chain expertise and leadership in technology, process improvement, and evidence-based clinical and business best practices, we are uniquely positioned to be the innovation leader in the healthcare industry. Visit http://www.intalere.com to learn more.