HIDA Membership


Why Join HIDA?

If your company is a distributor serving healthcare providers, there are important benefits when you belong to the national trade association dedicated to both supporting your business needs and 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
703-838-6127

Why Join?

Channel Access  More►

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

  • Executive Conference
  • Health Systems Channel Strategies Conference
  • Lab & Diagnostics Channel Strategies Conference
  • Post-Acute Channel Strategies Conference
  • Streamlining Healthcare Expo and Business Exchange
  • Contract Administration Conference
  • E-Commerce Conference
  • Supply Chain Visibility Conference
  • HIDA Washington Summit
  • Market Advisory Councils and Leadership Councils
  • ShareGroups organized by area of interest or job titleFree monthly webinars on a variety of topics
  • 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 and Provider Surveys address trends in acute care, physician office, post-acute, lab and diagnostics and home care

  • Horizon Reports detail emerging trends such as consumerism in healthcare

  • Annual Distributor Financial Performance Surveys benchmark your company’s performance

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

  • Annual Medicare and Medicaid 360 Reports

  • Immediate alerts when policy news breaks

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