FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Salt Lake City, UT, April, 2015 —oneSOURCE has been awarded an agreement from Novation to provide its online database subscription service for manufacturers’ Instruction for Use (IFU) documents to members and affiliates of VHA Inc., UHC, Children’s Hospital Association and Provista.
This agreement, which is effective April 1, 2015 is a two-year agreement between the two organizations where participating members and affiliates can receive discounted pricing to the oneSOURCE subscription database of IFUs for the cleaning, decontamination and sterilization of surgical instruments as well as the PM manuals required for the cleaning and maintenance of equipment.
“We’re excited to have the opportunity to offer additional value with oneSOURCE Document Site by helping to improve healthcare facilities’ reprocessing efficiencies for patient safety. Novation has an exceptional reputation in the healthcare industry because of its ability to contract with suppliers that provide product and service excellence with outstanding value.” said Heather Thomas, VP, Sales & Marketing, oneSOURCE Document Management Services.
oneSOURCE Document Site is the only worldwide, online database service provider of FDA regulated, manufacturers’ validated, Instruction for Use (IFU) documents to hospitals, surgery centers and clinics. oneSOURCE Document Management Service recently completed ISO 9001:2008 registration. Performance Review Institute Registrar (PRI) conducted an in-‐depth audit and examination of oneSOURCE ‘s Quality Management System (QMS) and reaffirms the company’s strong commitment to quality.
Earlier this year, oneSOURCE was selected to provide its online database subscription service for manufacturers’ Instruction for Use (IFU) documents to Veterans Health Administration hospitals across the country. The five-‐year contract provides 154 U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs medical centers access to the oneSOURCE database of IFUs. From 2010-‐2014, the VA previously contracted with oneSOURCE and its Surgical Instrument database. The new VA contract includes the oneSOURCE Equipment database which is now required for accreditation.
About Best Practice Professionals, Inc. dba oneSOURCE Document Management Services
In response to health care facilities’ request for more efficient surgical instrument reprocessing, Best Practice Professionals, Inc. (BPP) developed oneSOURCEdocs.com, an electronic database that provides immediate access to manufacturers’ Instructions for Use (IFU) documents. Since 2006, Best Practice Professionals, Inc. has been committed to improving reprocessing efficiencies by making it easy for hospitals, clinics and surgery centers to be compliant with manufacturers’ Instruction for Use (IFU) documents. The founders have more than fifty years of combined experience in the healthcare industry. Today, BPP’s oneSOURCE document site is recognized as a leader in the field by meeting or exceeding the expectations of healthcare facilities and delivering the most complete electronic database of reprocessing documents. The only database of its kind, BPP’s oneSOURCE document site provides electronic versions of thousands of manufacturers’ cleaning, decontamination, sterilization and assembly/disassembly instructions for surgical instruments and equipment.
About Novation, Recipient of the Ethisphere Institute’s Ethics Inside Certification: Novation is the nation’s leading health care services company, focused on revolutionizing operational performance for more than 100,000 members and affiliates of VHA Inc., UHC, Children’s Hospital Association and Provista LLC. Novation’s progressive approach to cost performance, data and intelligence, and integrated advisory solutions helps health care providers envision and advance new models of cost-effective, high-quality care. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Novation is committed to the highest standards of ethical behavior and twice has been honored with the Ethisphere Institute’s coveted Ethics Inside® Certification, and has been named four years consecutively to Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies list. To learn more about Novation, please visit novationco.com and follow @NovationNews on Twitter.
Best Practice Professionals, Inc. dba, oneSOURCE Document Management Service
Heather Thomas, VP, Sales and Marketing
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