HIDA Membership

If your company is a distributor serving healthcare providers, there are important benefits when you belong to the national trade association dedicated to supporting your business needs as well as advancing the value of distribution throughout the healthcare industry.

Networking ↓ Research+Analytics ↓ Advocacy ↓


Who We Are

HIDA members include full-line and specialty distributors, serving the full range of markets including hospital and health systems, physician practices, nursing facilities and other post-acute care, laboratory and diagnostics, and home care.

Questions? Contact HIDA:

Kelley Taft»
Director, Membership
HIDA, 703-838-6127


Why Join HIDA?

Channel Access  More►

In the healthcare business, relationships are critical. HIDA offers many opportunities to network with suppliers and other healthcare distributors.

  • Executive Conference
  • Streamlining Healthcare Expo and Business Exchange
  • Contract Administration Conference
  • E-Commerce & Digital Strategies Conference
  • Supply Chain Visibility Conference
  • HIDA Washington Summit
  • Market Advisory Councils and Leadership Councils
  • ShareGroups organized by area of interest or job title
  • Member calls on timely topics, organized by market, job function or product category
  • Free monthly webinars on a variety of topics

Healthcare Research and Analytics  More►

Change in the healthcare distribution industry is accelerating, and HIDA keeps members in the know. Annual Market Reports examine current trends, drivers, and opportunities in major market segments.

  • Ambulatory Surgery Center

  • Laboratory

  • Home Care

  • Hospital and Health Systems

  • Personal Protective Equipment

  • Physician Office

  • Post-Acute

Government and Industry Affairs Issues  More►

HIDA represents the interests of healthcare distributors on Capitol Hill and with a variety of public agencies. HIDA’s government affairs staff provides expertise on policy, payment, regulatory, and industry issues.

  • Expert analysis of major issues impacting healthcare providers and suppliers

  • Medicare and Medicaid Final Rule Summaries

  • Immediate alerts when policy news breaks

  • Leadership and advocacy on issues like pandemic preparedness,  UDI, and contract administration

  • Monthly government update published in HIDA’s member-only magazine — Executive Briefing