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Specialty Advancement Network is now Cencora Specialty GPOs
Our purchasing networks offer providers a unified business model for comprehensive access to industry-leading GPO contracts, creating new opportunities for patients in every setting to have unhindered access to the care they need.

We are part of Cencora.

And you are at the center of everything we do.

Cencora brings AmerisourceBergen and all of our companies and services together under one new name. While we are expanding our network of like-minded pharmacists, physicians, caregivers and healthcare continuum, our commitment to supporting your ability to provide patient-centric care has never been more of a focus. It’s business as usual while our full transition unfolds over time.

Bend the cost curve with Cencora Specialty GPOs

Our specialty purchasing network helps health systems realize new value


Our innovative model builds on services from the nation’s largest community provider GPO and helps health systems leverage innovative channel strategies and efficiencies for the specialty market. Our network:

  • Gives specialty providers access to leading solutions, regardless of channel
  • Helps members realize new savings through strong contract value and tools
  • Builds on proven solutions leveraged by over 8,000 specialty practice sites of care 
  • Offers analytics, data, and resource-backed innovations to help members optimize how they buy and realize savings on specialty pharmaceuticals



Who should join Cencora Specialty GPOs?

If you are an AmerisourceBergen customer who is an IDN or high-volume health system that purchases and bills for specialty products, we’re ready to help. We can assess if your non-340B facilities are eligible to realize savings through our GPO network’s strong contract value and tools for managing costs and utilization. Our network serves a niche market that includes:
  • Outpatient infusion clinics
  • Outpatient pharmacies 
  • Specialty pharmacies

Our purchasing network is GPO-agnostic

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Members can continue to participate in other Cencora Specialty GPOs, such as the ION Oncology Practice Network and Specialty Practice Network.
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Members include health systems who continue to participate in their primary GPO partnerships.
Our trade-specific purchasing network for specialty products supplements health systems’ other GPO partnerships.