LEBANON, Tenn., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Connect Partners, Inc. (HLTHCP.com), a healthcare education firm, announces Cardinal Health, Inc., as the title sponsor for the 2011 Hospital O.R. & Surgery Center Conference, which is being held August 1-3, 2011 at the Hyatt Regency in Miami, Fla.
"Cardinal Health was the title sponsor for our inaugural conference last year and we are so pleased they agreed to partner with us again for another anticipated sell out event," said Jason Green, Chief Sales Officer for Health Connect Partners. "Cardinal Health has been a loyal supporter of our conferences and has also served as title sponsor of our Hospital Pharmacy Conference for the past few years. They are a leader in the healthcare industry and we are proud to be affiliated with such a well-respected organization."
The 2011 Hospital O.R & Surgery Center Conference is expecting more than 150 hospital operating room directors and surgery center executives from some of the largest health systems in the country to be in attendance. In addition to educational sessions led by healthcare industry experts, this conference will feature a unique Reverse EXPO format. The presenters, moderators and panellists for the educational sessions are all members of Health Connect Partners' exclusive Educational Advisory Board or specifically requested experts in a particular field.
"Health Connect Partners' Reverse EXPO format is a unique approach to gathering more than 100 key decision makers within hospitals and healthcare systems," said Brodie Bauders, Vice President, Category Leader, Cardinal Health. "Our experience last year was a valuable one, and we are glad to be able to sponsor the Hospital O.R. & Surgery Center Conference again this year."
Health Connect Partners, Inc. is a healthcare education firm focused on bringing the very best in education to healthcare providers and their suppliers. Our mission is to provide the best in healthcare education and networking so providers learn real solutions and suppliers understand their real needs. We bring together providers and suppliers through industry-specific conferences, including Hospital Pharmacy, O.R. & Surgery, Radiology & Imaging and Healthcare I.T. Our conferences have been designed to provide the optimum environment for networking and relationship building between providers and suppliers. For more information, visit HLTHCP.com.
Cardinal Health, Inc. (NYSE: CAH) is a $99 billion health care services company that improves the cost-effectiveness of health care. As the business behind health care, Cardinal Health helps pharmacies, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and physician offices focus on patient care while reducing costs, improving efficiency and quality, and increasing profitability. Cardinal Health is an essential link in the health care supply chain, providing pharmaceuticals and medical products to more than 60,000 locations each day. The company is also a leading manufacturer of medical and surgical products, including gloves, surgical apparel and fluid management products. In addition, the company supports the growing diagnostic industry by supplying medical products to clinical laboratories and operating the nation's largest network of radiopharmacies that dispense products to aid in the early diagnosis and treatment of disease. Ranked #17 on the Fortune 500, Cardinal Health employs more than 30,000 people worldwide. More information about the company may be found at cardinalhealth.com.
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