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Comment & Response
May 7, 2019

Group Purchasing Organizations and Costs

Author Affiliations
  • 1Healthcare Supply Chain Association, Washington, DC
JAMA. 2019;321(17):1729. doi:10.1001/jama.2019.1099

To the Editor Health care group purchasing organizations (GPOs) play an integral role in the health care supply chain by helping hospitals, surgery centers, clinics, long-term care facilities, and other health care organizations source the best products and services at the best value. Unfortunately, I think the Viewpoint by Mr Bruhn and colleagues1 arrived at flawed conclusions about GPOs.