September 24, 2014Conference Guide (PDF)

29% Increase In Distributor Companies Attending

Streamlining Healthcare Conference

Alexandria, Va. – The Health Industry Distributors Association recently announced that nearly 30% more distributor companies will participate in its 2014 HIDA Streamlining Healthcare Conference compared to its 2013 event. The annual meeting which takes place in Chicago, September 30 – October 2, attracts hundreds of distributors, manufacturers and providers to network and conduct more than 2,000 meetings between business partners.

HIDA released additional conference updates, including: 

  • 101 affiliate meeting rooms are reserved for private business meetings

  • Healthcare products distributor Henry Schein will have more than 40 of its top medical sales leaders attend the event for the second year in a row to do business with leading manufacturers and providers

  • The conference’s first-ever Distributor Expo features 41 distributor companies in a reverse-expo format

  • HIDA will release its new Best Practices in Contract Administration white paper on October 2 during the Contract Administration Workshop

“Seeing the evolution of our event resonate so well with our members, non-members and manufacturers truly shows that HIDA’s Streamlining Healthcare Conference is where the industry meets,” said HIDA Executive Vice President Ian Fardy.

Additional conference and registration information is available by visiting the HIDA Streamlining Healthcare Conference website: www.HIDASHC.com.

Jeff Girardi, 703-838-6110

About HIDA
The Health Industry Distributors Association (HIDA) is the premier trade association representing medical products distribution. HIDA members primarily serve the nation’s hospital, long term care, and physician/alternate care markets. For more information, visit www.HIDA.org. For more information on HIDA’s Streamlining Healthcare initiative, visit www.streamlininghealthcare.org.