Fletcher, North Carolina, February 4, 2020 – Capstone Health Alliance is proud to announce Grafton City Hospital is the newest member to join the alliance. Formed in 1915, today Grafton City Hospital is a 25-bed critical access hospital based out of Grafton, West Virginia.
George Boyles, Interim President & Chief Administrative Officer said “As Grafton City Hospital continues to look for cost effective solutions to its supply chain/purchased service expense, we are extremely excited about cementing a strong business relationship with Capstone Health Alliance. Capstone will provide Grafton City Hospital with opportunities to receive best practice cost efficiencies for our supplies that we use every day to care for our patients.”
“It is an honor to have Grafton City Hospital join our alliance. We are excited to support their team as they continue to bring quality care to their community and are confident that the Capstone program will strengthen their efforts to manage costs and keep local healthcare an option in Grafton, WV” says Jackie Dula, Chief Customer Officer of Capstone Health Alliance.
About Capstone Health Alliance
Capstone Health Alliance is a regional group purchasing alliance of healthcare members that delivers real cost savings through the power of aggregation and collaboration. Based in Fletcher, North Carolina, Capstone represents over $10 billion in acute care supply chain spend. To create the best savings opportunities for our members, we pair Premier’s national portfolio with our local aggregation model – blending the best of national and regional contracting – to continually expand our extensive portfolio of more than 800 preferred pricing agreements. Capstone delivers quantifiable savings and actionable data that enable better supply chain decisions for our member facilities. In addition to cost savings initiatives, Capstone members collaborate to share best practices and pursue resource utilization initiatives, all with the intent of improving cost, quality, and outcomes in patient care.