http://aspenridgeprepschool.org/board/financial-transparency/budgets/ No. There are no mandates or minimums regarding our purchasing group. We are confident that we have done a superb job of identifying your personal needs and providing these products/services at extremely competative rates. However, you are not required to buy from any of our partners.
Your membership package will contain a list of vendors and their contact information. Each vendor has assigned particular individuals to work with our members. Simply call or email them, identify yourself as an InPractice Group Purchasing Member and they will establish your account with the appropriate discount. Some vendors will list saving on your invoice, other will give you acccess to exclusive pricing as long as you maintain your membership.
While it is difficult to predict exactly how much you will save annually as a member of InPractice Group Purchasing, we estimate saving for a “typical” individual or family to be about $600 per year. However, it is very realistic that an individual could save thousands of dollars per year depending upon their needs.
We are constantly taking effors to improve the value of our product. We will always be happy to hear input from our customers. If there are particular vendors or products that you would like to have added to our offerings please make it known to InPractice Group Purchasing. If it makes sense for our customer base we will do all we can to add to the already expansive purchasing group.
Yes, however, clients are required to sign up for a 3 month (one quarter) minimum term. Vendors are permitted to cancel their participation based upon their contractual engagement with InPractice Group Purchasing. In the event of no payments received, your account will be terminated and accessed a 3 month (one quarter) membership cancellation fee. Accounts may be paid in quarters.
Any doctors office can join the GPO, there are fees that may apply. As an employee of a office that has joined the GPO, every employee will have the benefits to participate at no additional fee. Vendors are suppliers or those that wish to sell products and professional services to GPO members.
Yes. We will conduct semi-annual satisfaction surveys to keep a pulse on our customer’s needs and concerns. In addition, we always welcome feedback/suggestions from our customers to improve satisfaction. Expect this opportunity with your newsletter in August 2015.