Mobile Aspects recently announced that Novation, the health care contracting services company for VHA Inc., the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC), and Provista, has awarded Mobile Aspects a three-year contract to supply RFID inventory management systems to its member organizations.
The contract covers several of Mobile Aspects leading-edge solutions including the iRISupply supply automation system and the iRISecure tissue tracking technology. For clinicians in surgical specialty settings, the systems create a simple yet highly automated workflow to track and manage surgical inventory by leveraging the unique capabilities of RFID technology. In turn, tangible operational benefits are realized in areas such as improved charge capture, expiration management, and implant documentation.
"We are extremely pleased to have been awarded a contract from Novation and support their efforts to bring innovative, value-creating technologies to their member organizations," shared Bryan Christianson, Vice President of Marketing. "We look forward to helping VHA, UHC and Provista members leverage our RFID inventory management systems to create improved efficiency, increased profitability, and enhanced patient outcomes."
Founded in 1998, Irving, Texas-based Novation is the leading health care contracting services company, delivering unmatched savings and value to nearly 2,500 members of VHA Inc. and the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC), two national healthcare alliances, and nearly 12,000 members of Provista, LLC. Through its competitive contracting process, Novation develops and manages contracts with more than 500 suppliers. Novation offers the most extensive range of advanced contracting services, including: contract development, contract and supplier management, custom contracting, enhanced savings programs, online contract management and analytical tools, order management, and online supplier connectivity. VHA, UHC, and Provista members used Novation contracts to purchase more than $33.1 billion in 2007.
About Mobile Aspects
Mobile Aspects, Inc. of Pittsburgh, Pa., is a healthcare technology supplier focused on delivering clinical process improvement systems using RFID and other advanced automation technologies for interventional and surgical specialty care providers. By eliminating manual processes through clinician-friendly, simple workflow solutions that acquire rich data sets and implement process controls, Mobile Aspects solutions increase safety, improve clinical outcomes and enhance efficiency and transparency in clinical processes that support interventional care delivery. Mobile Aspects has been certified under the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Standard, a Quality Management System standard developed by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). Mobile Aspects can be found on the web at www.mobileaspects.com.