Supply Chain Services

Supply Chain Services

As the recognized industry leader in purchasing programs for children's hospitals, CHA offers the nation’s only pediatric supply chain program designed for and by the experts at children’s hospitals.

CHA connects pediatric hospitals to navigate the health care supply chain and ensure reliable supply of pharmaceuticals, supplies and medical devices to enable safe and effective patient care. We work together to:

  • Create a competitive contracting portfolio that advances the triple aim of supply resiliency, cost reduction and clinically proven pediatric supplies for children’s hospitals.
  • Prevent and manage shortages of essential pediatric drugs and supplies by identifying strategies in partnership with hospitals and supplier partners.
  • Identify best practices and maximize productivity of supply chain and pharmacy professionals through the pediatric supply chain network and benchmarking resources.
  • Support hospitals’ diversity, equity and inclusion aims by connecting hospitals to diverse suppliers and information to enhance their efforts.

Contact Us

For more information, contact the Supply Chain Services team.

Related Content

Novel Low-Dose Syringe: Enhancing Pediatric Medication Safety

Children's hospitals identified a need for low-dose syringes and their collaboration led to the development of a safer option for medication administration in pediatric health care.

Sep. 14, 2022

Statement on Formula Shortage Facing American Families

Children’s Hospital Association is encouraged by efforts addressing the formula shortage.

May 18, 2022

Leader’s Perspective: Adapting to the New Supply Chain

How children’s hospitals can manage disruptions in the global supply chain—now and in the future.

Oct. 19, 2021