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Technology in Healthcare Procurement – Professional Development Day – REGISTER NOW

Free Professional Development DayThe Commport Team has been assisting the Healthcare and many other industries in automating their procurement processes since 1985. Recent developments in Canadian Healthcare Procurement, such as procurement function regionalization and group purchasing initiative growth, have greatly reduced the price of supplies, but further reductions and improvements can be made.  The utilization of electronic commerce technologies in pr... Read More

10th Annual Healthcare Supply Chain Conference 2017

HSCN’s National Supply Chain’s Conference and Exhibition The Leading Edge of New Horizons, is designed for senior management, executives, decision makers and professionals integral to improving supply chain efficiencies.The conference runs from May 15-17 and offers excellent opportunities for healthcare supply chain professionals and caters specifically to the Canadian market. Commport is very excited to be a sponsor and part of the annual conference.... Read More

2017 MEDEC MedTech Conference – Unleashing Innovation

The MedTech Conference is MEDEC’s annual signature conference for the medtech industry. This year the event is held from Wednesday, April 5 to Thursday April 6 at the Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel & Conference Centre.Commport is this years lanyard sponsor and exhibitor. See you there! To regsiter or sponsor the annual conference visit MEDEC’s website here... Read More

A Commentary on the World Health Innovation Network’s paper:

Visibility: The New Value Proposition for Health Systems.(Dr. Anne Snowdon, Odette School of Business, University of Windsor, October 2016)It was with great anticipation that we read the above noted paper when it was released by Dr. Snowdon, having heard so much about its forecasted impact on Canadian Healthcare.However, the excitement was short lived upon finding the report to be strangely reminiscent of an earlier paper produced by McKinsey & Company in 2... Read More

Healthcare Supply Chain Network Conference 2016

HSCN's National Supply Chain's Conference and Exhibition Linking the Supply Chain Together, promises more learning opportunities than ever before with 2016's all-new introduction of concurrent streams, designed to appeal to individual tastes within the supply chain. The conference runs from May 9-11 and offers excellent opportunities for healthcare supply chain professionals and caters specifically to the Canadian market. Commport is very excit... Read More

MEDEC 2016 MedTech Conference

The MedTech Conference is MEDEC’s annual signature conference for the medtech industry. This year the event is held from Monday, Apr. 25 to Wednesday, Apr. 27 at the Sheraton Toronto Airport Hotel & Conference Centre.Commport is this years lanyard sponsor and exhibitor. See you there! To regsiter or sponsor the annual conference visit MEDEC's website ... Read More

Commport now Lowe’s Canada Preferred GDSN Provider

Commport announces agreement with Lowes Canada, earning preferred GDSN (Global Data Synchronization Network) technology vendor statusFurther enhancing Commport’s trusted reputation in the North American GDSN marketplace, suppliers such as Nest Labs and Miele are among those vendors have chosen Commport’s Datapool service. Allowing them the ability to send and receive GDSN product data efficiently and economically with Lowes Canada as well as other North American GDSN retailers s... Read More

Commport Aligns With Reed Tech to Provide Medical Device Manufacturers an Option for FDA GUDID Submissions

AURORA, ONTARIO, APRIL 8, 2015 -- Commport Communications International, Inc. (Commport), a leader in the healthcare solutions marketplace, announced today that it has entered into a strategic marketing alliance with Reed Technology and Information Services Inc. (Reed Tech), a leader in regulatory data management, preparation and submission to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), to provide a compliant solution for medical device manufacturers to make r... Read More

Commport Expands Content Services and Technology Portfolio to Help Healthcare Providers Reduce Costs, Improve Efficiencies

AURORA, ONTARIO FEBRUARY 19, 2015: Commport Communications International, Inc. announced today that it has reached an agreement with Prodigo Solutions to become the licensed reseller of its Healthcare Marketplace and related technologies in Canada. Prodigo Solutions is a healthcare transformation company that improves provider financial control and reduces supply chain costs through pay for performance solutions made possible by people, process and tech... Read More

Provinces Support the GDSN (Global Data Synchronization Network) – New Resources for MEDEC Members from Commport Communications

Message from MEDEC Allied Business Member Commport Communications regarding free resources they’re offering for MEDEC Members:Provincial health authorities are supporting the GDSN as an authorized global product content solution for their suppliers to use to publish their product content to them. Some provinces have not yet declared their support for the GDSN but additional announcements are expected.The GDSN is a GS1 Global, standards-based network of 31 cert... Read More