ASP Global Joins Forces with EasyShield™ for PPE Solutions

BusinessWire Link: ATLANTA, GA | July 28, 2020 — ASP Global, experts in direct sourcing, cost management, and clinician-led product innovation for health-systems, entered into an exclusive agreement with Benchmark Shield LLC (the manufacturer of EasyShield™), American manufacturer of ASTM-rated high-quality face masks for medical use. ASP Global is a privately-held company based in … Continued

Kevin McGonigle joins the ASP family as the new CFO

Kevin McGonigle has officially joined the ASP Global team as the Chief Financial Officer, where he will help lead a team that’s recognized on the INC. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies. McGonigle will contribute to ASP’s portfolio companies in their mission to improve value in all aspects of healthcare supply spend. Kevin has previously … Continued

Shumsky Therapeutic Pillows acquired by ASP Global

ATLANTA, GA | June 9, 2020 — Shumsky Therapeutic Pillows (STP),  innovators behind the unique therapeutic pillows provided by hospitals nationwide for surgery patients, has been acquired by ASP Global, experts in direct sourcing, cost management and clinician-led product innovation. Shumsky Therapeutic Pillows was the inventor of the original heart pillow and has consistently provided novel therapeutic products … Continued

Andrea Wold joins ASP Global as Director of National Accounts

ASP Global is delighted to announce a new addition to our team, Andrea Wold. Andrea joined our team in early December as Director of National Accounts. We look forward to the expert insight she will bring to our efforts at ASP Global. “Andrea brings extensive medical sales experience to our team. We are fortunate to … Continued

Are the US tariffs on China disrupting healthcare supply chains?

President Donald Trump has ordered a new 10% tariff on $200 billion in Chinese export products, representing slightly less than half of all Chinese-made goods purchased by US buyers. The tariffs took effect on September 24th and will rise to 25% on January 1st, absent a new trade agreement between China and the US. These … Continued

Becker’s Hospital Review Publishes Article on Common Direct Sourcing Myths by Lorne Tritt

Becker’s Hospital Review recently published an article by Lorne Tritt, CEO of ASP Global, in their Hospital CFO Report. The article, “Don’t let these myths hold you back from direct-to-manufacturer sourcing”, disproves the common myths about direct sourcing that prevent health systems from implementing their own direct sourcing programs. Tritt states: Direct sourcing connects the … Continued

What’s New at ASP Global

We’re Finding New Ways to Improve Quality: Knit and Mesh Disposable Briefs We work closely with frontline clinicians to define optimal performance requirements for clinical supplies, and we constantly improve products to incorporate clinician feedback. We recently worked with nurses from the mom, baby and family units at one of our partner health systems. These … Continued

ASP Global Maximizes Value for Vizient Members

ASP Global is pleased to partner with Vizient for another year as the only supplier of NOVAPLUS tourniquets. In addition, ASP Global has been selected as a participating supplier in the new Vizient Achieve Committed program, offering Vizient members maximum value for the highest aggregate spend commitments in select commodity and clinical preference categories. ASP … Continued