As a member of Avera PACE, you can take advantage of the cost-saving benefits of group purchasing. You’ll enjoy access to bottom-line savings, brand-name manufacturers, contract pricing, high-quality products and the personal service you expect from a local company with national purchasing power.
Comprehensive Purchasing Program
Benefit from our combination of regional services and national contracts that provide you with excellent savings. Members can lock in cost-effective, contracted prices for a variety of products, including:
- Capital equipment
- Cellular voice and data services
- Dietary products
- Housekeeping supplies and cleaning products
- Laboratory supplies
- Medical/surgical equipment and supplies
- Office supplies and furniture
- PC hardware and software
- Pharmacy supplies
- Radiology supplies
Local & National Purchasing Power
Avera PACE is a shareholder of Premier, Inc., one of the largest group purchasing organizations in the United States. With more than 2,000 national contracts, plus local and regional agreements, it’s likely that you’ll find everything your facility needs.
In 2008, Avera, Regional Health and Premier, Inc., formed the Northern Plains Premier Collaborative, LCC (NPPC) to aggregate purchasing volumes. This means significant savings and cost containment when your purchase is included in NPPC contracts for purchased goods and services. This is benefit is offered in addition to the Avera PACE and Premier contracts that are available to our members.