Since 1977, Healthcare Purchasing News (HPN) magazine remains the only comprehensive healthcare business news magazine dedicated to reporting the information, solutions and stories about medical products and systems that affect healthcare supply chain management, monthly in-print and daily online. Our readership includes the healthcare executives, and professionals from materials and supply chain management, surgical services, infection prevention, central service and sterile processing as well as clinical members of the product evaluation committees at healthcare facilities.
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Editorial Advisory Board
Jimmy Y. Chung, MD, MBA, FACS
Associate VP Perioperative Portfolio, Clinical Program Services, Providence St. Joseph Health, Renton, WA
Vice President, Supply Chain, Piedmont Healthcare, Atlanta, GA
Vice President, Healthcare Value, GHX, Louisville, CO
Michele DeMeo, CSPDT, CRCST
Independent CS/SPD Consultant, MDD Virtual Consulting
Dee Donatelli, RN, CMRP, CVAHP
Director of Value Analysis Consulting, TractManager, and Principal, Dee Donatelli Consulting, LLC, Overland Park, KS
Mary Beth Lang, Sc.D.
Vice President and Chief Supply Chain and Procurement Officer, Kaiser Permanente
Melanie Miller, RN, CVAHP, CNOR, CSPDM
Value Analysis Consultant, Healthcare Value Management Experts Inc. (HVME) Los Angeles, CA
Partner, Vice President, Consulting, Access Strategy Partners, Braintree, MA
CEO, Active Innovations LLC, Annapolis, MD
CMRP, FAHRMM, FCS, Principal, Sargent Healthcare Strategies, Port Charlotte, FL
Rose Seavey, RN, BS, MBA, CNOR, ACSP
Seavey Healthcare Consulting Inc., Denver, CO
Richard W. Schule, MBA, BS, FAST, CST, FCS, CRCST, CHMMC, CIS, CHL, AGTS
Director, Clinical Education, STERIS Corporation
Robert Simpson, CMRP
Retired President, LeeSar and Cooperative Services of Florida, Fort Myers, FL
Director, Value Management, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
Deborah Petretich Templeton, R Ph., MHA
Chief, System Support Services, Geisinger Health System, Danville, PA
Principal, Healthcare CS Solutions, Washington, DC area