Business Solutions

IHA Business Solutions

The Illinois Hospital Association offers several specialized services designed to address the challenges faced by health care organizations today. 

Informatics

COMPdata Informatics keeps its members well-positioned and prepared with  
the information, reports, data, and tools that are vital with impending health care reform and the increasing focus on market and community analysis, performance measurement, quality, and accountability. Learn more at COMPdata's website.

HealthCurve Analytics™ leverages the knowledge and data expertise of two nationally recognized health care organizations - IHA and its COMPdata Informatics, and Missouri Hospital Association and its Hospital Industry Data Institute.
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HealthCurve Analytics: ICD-9/ICD-10 Dual Coding Project (2/20/15)


Group Purchasing

Designed to reduce health care supply chain expenses, IPC Group Purchasing (IPC) is a collaboration among the IHA, hospital and health care systems, and Premier, Inc. This unique program combines the benefits of national GPO pricing with the advantages and flexibility of regional contracting, and the opportunity to share best practices through peer networking. IPC's successful volume aggregation model is key to achieving best value for all members. Member supply chain executives lead IPC's contract decision making process. Customized member support maximizes contract savings and provides an additional resource to member's supply chain staff. Learn more at IPC's website.

IPC Forms New Partnership to Enhance Membership Value (2/5/15)
To enhance the value proposition for participating members, IPC has entered into an aggregation agreement with Capstone Health Alliance. This new partnership will provide for lower acquisition prices across the full continuum of care. Read press release.

Insurance Solutions

Since 1979, Illinois Risk Management Services (IRMS) has been meeting the insurance needs of Illinois hospitals. Available services include medical professional liability insurance, workers' compensation service, claims handling services, and much more. Learn more.

Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety

The Midwest Alliance for Patient Safety is a federally certified Patient Safety Organization (PSO) sponsored by the Illinois Hospital Association. It is the only Illinois PSO of providers for providers. Learn more.

AHA SmartMarket

IHA is delivering more value to its members by collaborating with AHA SmartMarket. Here, health care professionals and vendors exchange creative ideas and solve for challenges affecting their strategic objectives. Learn more.