Discover the Savings
Don’t miss the savings available through KAMU’s group purchasing programs. Simply enroll and start reaping the benefits immediately!
Value in Purchasing
The Value in Purchasing (ViP) program is the only national group purchasing program endorsed by the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC). The program is simple and user-friendly. NACHC has leveraged the national purchasing power of health centers to negotiate discounted prices for more than 1,100 products and services used on a day-to-day basis, such as medical supplies, capital equipment, and office supplies, from more than 64 medical distributors. In most cases, health centers will start experiencing savings immediately.
- Savings on Average of 18%-38%
- No Membership Fees
- No Contractual Obligation
- Streamline Ordering
- User-Friendly Features
- Ease of Use and Implementation
Products and Services
Including, but not limited to the following:
- Medical Supplies
- Office Supplies
- Printing/Promotional Services
- Telecommunication Support and Services
- Capital Equipment
- Emergency Preparedness
- Eco-Friendly and Green Products
To learn more and enroll, visit CommunityHealthVentures.com.
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KAMU subscribes to this service annually. The subscription covers the geographic areas where member clinics are located and includes all CPT and HCPCS codes, including dental procedure codes. For information on how you can participate in this contract, click here.
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KAMU subscribes to this service annually. For information on how you can participate in this contract, click here.