Phil English and Byron Dorgan Quotes on Healthcare in Fierce Healthcare Article
Arent Fox former Senator and Congressman, respectively, discussed a newly released report that shows the benefits of group purchasing organizations on the cost of health care. The report is the 11th annual edition from The Healthcare Group Purchasing Industry Initiative (HGPII). Phil English, an Arent Fox Senior Government Relations Advisor, serves as the HGPII national coordinator while Byron Dorgan, an Arent Fox Senior Policy Advisor, is the national co-coordinator. According to the report, which can be read here, group purchasing organizations (GPOs) encourage the introduction of new products into the market and bring down the cost of health care. The report also highlights other benefits of GPOs including, “setting diversity standards,” and “supporting innovation in the market place.” To read the article in full, click here.