Dermatology-specific GPO continues to grow and demonstrate industry value
ROSEVILLE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aesyntix Physician Network (APN), a leading group purchasing organization (GPO) and technology provider for dermatology and cosmetic surgery practices, today announced it has enrolled 1,000 members to date.
A subsidiary of Aesyntix Health, Inc., APN is designed to help practices improve profitability and efficiency with contract pricing and other practice management resources. Launched in 2008, APN has become the largest GPO in the dermatology and cosmetic surgery markets.
“We now represent more than $100 million in annual purchases of supplies, equipment, drugs and services and serve practices of all sizes, from single physicians to the largest multi-site clinics in the U.S.,” said Clark Avery, CEO of Aesyntix Health. “Our growth is a testament to the value that APN delivers to its members and the industry at large. By providing the support needed to run their businesses efficiently, APN enables dermatologists to focus on what they do best and helps participating vendors reach the best practices in the country.”
APN members have access to competitive contracts, discount pricing, technology solutions, and educational programs designed exclusively for dermatologists and cosmetic surgeons. APN contracts represent many of the industry’s most widely-used products and services –from Ethicon sutures and Lumenis medical lasers to Staples office supplies and AT&T wireless service.
“We joined APN because of its manufacturer contracts, competitive pricing, and innovative technology offerings, all of which truly help our practice run more efficiently and effectively,” said Jerome Potozkin, MD of Danville, CA. “APN is helping everyone in our practice, from the office manager and staff to the nurses and physicians, with its unique mix of solutions. This enables us to provide better patient care with lower overall costs.”
About Aesyntix Health
Aesyntix Health, Inc., a leading provider of solutions for dermatologists, is dedicated to helping physicians enhance the lives of their patients. Through two business divisions, Aesyntix Billing Solutions (revenue cycle management) and Aesyntix Physician Network (group purchasing organization), the company offers dermatology and plastic surgery businesses a range of services to help streamline business operations, improve financial results, and strengthen overall practice performance. In addition, Aesyntix Health works closely with industry manufacturers, distributors, and other partners to deliver greater value throughout the medical supply chain. For more information, visit www.aesyntix.com.
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Source: Aesyntix Health, Inc.