Industry Organizations

Intalere supports acute and alternate care providers nationwide so we understand that the needs of Integrated Delivery Networks (IDNs) vary greatly from rural healthcare providers or physician offices from surgery centers. That’s why Intalere takes the approach of treating our members not as a mass market, but as a community of one – one organization at a time.

Partnerships with industry organizations help us to understand and identify the unique needs of healthcare providers and meet them with innovative products and services. This integrated strategy enables our members to focus their energies on providing quality care to their patients.

Ambulatory Surgery Center Association

Ambulatory Surgery Center Association (ASCA)

Intalere is a partner with with the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association which represents the interests of those who own, operate and seek the services of ASCs throughout the nation. The organization represents more than 2,600 ASCs.

American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP)

American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP)
American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP) is the national professional organization serving 40,000+ members, including pharmacists, students, and technicians who serve as patient care providers on healthcare teams in many settings. Established in 1942, ASHP supports members and facilities through accreditation, advocacy, continuing education, drug info, and more.

ASC Communications

Becker's ASC Review
ASC Communications is the leading source of cutting-edge business and legal information for owners and operators of ambulatory surgery centers, hospital leaders and physicians and administrators of orthopedic and spine practices. ASC Communications takes advantage of multiple channels through which to reach these decision makers of the hospital and outpatient surgical community. Their various platforms include three print titles (Becker's ASC Review, Becker's Hospital Review and Becker's Orthopedic & Spine Review), websites for these titles, weekly e-newsletters, two industry-leading ASC conferences relating to improving profitability and business and legal issues for ASCs and a variety of webinars and teleconferences.

American Hospital Association/Health Forum

American Hospital Association
American Hospital Association/Health Forum is the healthcare industry’s leading national discussion forum at the forefront of services, programs and advocacy. Intalere’s strategic partnership with AHA/Health Forum ensures our members have access to the latest industry education, information and thought leader communication.

Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM)

Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM)
The Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM) of the American Hospital Association is the premier organization for healthcare supply chain and materials management professionals. Intalere proactively partners with AHRMM and others, to provide information and education for materials managers while serving as an industry partner to aid in the utilization of healthcare standards.


Energry Star Partner
Intalere partners with ENERGY STAR, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s voluntary program that offers businesses and consumers energy efficient solutions to help save money while protecting the environment. The ENERGY STAR program provides an opportunity for healthcare providers to reduce costs, eliminate energy waste and implement new improved energy management practices.

GS1 Healthcare

GS1 Healthcare
GS1 Healthcare is an industry group that focuses on driving the adoption and implementation of GS1 standards in the healthcare industry to improve patient safety and supply chain efficiency. Intalere was among the first GPOs to proactively partner with its customers - both providers and suppliers - to adopt and continue to implement GS1 healthcare standards with a focus on driving costs out of the supply chain. Intalere funded and obtained GLNs for members and completed a successful GDSN pilot with the Department of Defense.

Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA)

The Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) is the nation's leading membership organization for healthcare financial management executives and leaders. More than 35,000 members--ranging from CFOs to controllers to accountants--consider HFMA a respected thought leader. Intalere works closely with HFMA to sponsor key research projects to help providers improve performance.

Healthcare Supply Chain Association (HSCA)

Healthcare Supply Chain Association (HSCA)
The Healthcare Supply Chain Association (HSCA) is a broad-based trade association that represents 16 group purchasing organizations, including for-profit and not-for-profit corporations, purchasing groups, associations, multi-hospital systems and healthcare provider alliances. HSCA’s mission is to advocate on behalf of healthcare group purchasing associations, to provide educational opportunities designed to improve efficiencies in the purchase, sale and utilization of all goods and services within the health industry and to promote meaningful dialogue between GPOs.

Practice Greenhealth 

Practice Greenhealth is the nation’s leading membership and networking organization for institutions in the healthcare community that have made a commitment to sustainable, eco-friendly practices. Intalere has been honored with the Champion for Change Award from Practice Greenhealth several times, which recognizes organizations that demonstrate successful accomplishments in “greening” their own organization and assisting their customers in improving environmental performance.