Introducing You to Premier SmartPO
Spend more time with your patients and less time on procurement while also building toward supply chain resiliency with the Premier SmartPO digital purchasing and electronic invoicing system.
With Premier SmartPO, you have access to a selection of comprehensive inventory management tools that empower you to automate time-consuming processes, view data that informs your purchasing decisions, and refine procurement across your health center.
Why You Should Choose Premier SmartPO
Supply Chain Visibility — Experience complete visibility into the end-to-end procurement process, including sourcing, pricing, approvals, items received, and pricing reconciliation.
Automated Buying Experience — By combining digital purchasing and procurement management in a single web-based platform, Premier SmartPO reduces staff time and costs and eliminates paper without the need for installing complex technology.
Real-Time Analytics — Benefit from the ability to view key information — such as items on contract, pricing, and cost comparisons — in real time to make informed purchasing decisions.
Business Continuity — Premier SmartPO’s standardized purchasing platform and processes provide insulation from staff turnover, and the ability to easily locate suppliers and products helps ensure supply chain resiliency.
Cost Containment — The centralized purchasing control and defined formulary of on-contract products offered by Premier SmartPO lead to more cost-efficient procurement and improved speed to savings for CNECT members.
Ease of Use — The Premier SmartPO mobile app provides on-the-go connectivity, and its full integration with barcodes and scanners helps you save time and improve accuracy.
Contact Us with Questions or to Schedule a Demo
Premier SmartPO FAQs
Yes! Organizations in any industry can use SmartPO to centralize and enhance their purchasing efforts.
- Inventory Management (Serial, Lot, Expiration Dates)
- Formulary Management (Location and Group)
- Item Cross-Referencing
- Catalog Punchout Support
- Electronic Ordering (EDI, Email)
- Shipment Tracking
- Multi-Device Support (PCs, Tablets, Smartphones)
- Integrates with EMR/Ancillary Billing
- Barcode Scanning
- Automated Ordering (Min/Max/Par Levels)
- Accounts Payable Integration
- Flexible Reporting
- Dispensing to Track Patient and/or Department Supply Usage
- Budgets, Order Rules, and Approval Workflows
- Automated Auditing
- User-Friendly Navigation
- Multi-Vendor and Multi-Location Support
- Local Contract Support
All of the products and suppliers you have access to through your CNECT membership are featured on Premier SmartPO. That’s because the database is connected to Premier’s full contract portfolio. You can also use Premier SmartPO’s “punchout” system to purchase from some non-contracted vendors.
Yes, when you make a purchase through Premier SmartPO, you will still be accessing the discounted rate you are entitled to as a CNECT member.
Yes, you can. One of SmartPO’s strengths is centralizing your procurement efforts and empowering you to purchase from the same product list across your sites.
Premier SmartPO is exclusively licensed by Premier and is a customized version of procurement platform technology from MedProcure designed specifically for members of Premier and its affiliates, including CNECT. This specific platform is built upon MedProcure’s SmartPO product.
MedProcure is Premier’s partner in supporting the platform and will provide telephone support for users and ongoing enhancements to the platform itself.
Use the contact form on this page to request a live demonstration of Premier SmartPO in action. Alternatively, if you still require more information, use the contact form to ask any questions and our support team will reach out to you with the answers.