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November 23, 2016

HealthPRO Congratulates HMMS, Canada’s Healthcare Supply Chain Department of the Year

HealthPRO member, Healthcare Materials Management Services (HMMS), has been named 2016 Canadian Healthcare Supply Chain Department of the Year for demonstrating their value relative to teamwork, innovation, customer service, patient care, and comprehensive strategic planning.

Evaluators from various segments of the healthcare supply chain community individually scored submissions to determine the organization that demonstrated the highest level of readiness to successfully lead initiatives in advancing the healthcare value chain.

“We congratulate the HMMS Inventory Management and Logistics team for the completion of their Support Service Worker Enhancement Optimization Project (SSWEOP) and their commitment to patient care and the efficient use of healthcare resources,” says Cynthia Valaitis, President and CEO, HealthPRO.

The award will be presented at the upcoming HSCN National Supply Chain Conference in May 2017.

About HMMS

Healthcare Materials Management Services is a joint venture between London Health Sciences Centre and St. Joseph’s Health Care, London created in 1997 to integrate and consolidate the functions of purchasing, accounts payable, inventory management and logistics. To learn more, please visit: www.hmms.on.ca