CHC Supply Trust – Healthcare Supply Chain Management

CHC Supply Trust brings access, savings and support – including a tailor-made GPO – to community hospitals. Historically, community hospitals are hit the hardest by supply costs because many don’t wield the purchasing power of larger facilities and systems, but with the support and guidance of CHC Supply Trust, community hospitals can achieve the same preferred pricing typically reserved for their larger counterparts.

Community hospitals use CHC Supply Trust for a variety of healthcare services:

  • Supply Chain Consulting
  • GPO Access Only
  • Customized Support Services Agreement
  • Outsources Materials Management
CHC Supply Chain Experts are Community Hospital Experts

A Sustainable Path

CEO Jim Kendrick explains why It’s important to position community hospitals for long-term success.


Client hospitals typically save approximately 10 percent annually (even if they already have GPO relationships in place).

You keep 100 percent of GPO rebates each month.

CHC Supply Trust hospitals experience better tier pricing and significant savings – you can expect to pay less for the exact same items you’re currently purchasing.

Our supply chain experts are here for you each step of the way to help maximize your savings.

Don’t Wait to Save

Request a Complimentary Supply Spend Analysis to show you exactly how much you can save with CHC Supply Trust.


Case Studies

Small hospital realizes big savings: Community Hospital, McCook, NE

The Situation

Community Hospital in McCook, Nebraska, previously bought its supplies and services from a nationwide hospital network. As part of the network’s supply contracting company and group purchasing organization (GPO), Community Hospital was subject to volume-based tier pricing. Under that business model, the small rural hospital paid approximately 35 percent more than larger hospitals for orthopedic implants. Higher prices were just one disadvantage of belonging to a network in which smaller hospitals typically are not shown the same attention as their larger counterparts. Community Hospital was poised for supply...



CHC Supply Trust Supply Chain Services

Following labor, supply costs are the second-highest expense for hospitals and also the fastest-growing cost center. Unfortunately, community-based hospitals tend to be hit hardest by spiraling expenses because they receive less favorable GPO pricing than their larger counterparts. This is where CHC Supply Trust, the supply chain services arm of Community Hospital Consulting, comes in. We offer four levels of supply chain management support, including GPO access to the same preferred pricing that large hospital systems are able to negotiate.

What’s Unique?

CHC Supply Trust partners with HealthTrust, the nation’s...


Vendors and Suppliers

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