Athens Regional Health System

Information for Vendors

The Material Services department of Athens Regional Health System provides procurement services, value analysis, group purchasing organization (GPO) administration, and supply vendor credentialing. Each professional within the department is dedicated to developing and cultivating strategic business relationships while ensuring the needs of the patient come first.

Vendor Credentialing:

Athens Regional Health System credentials vendors via the vendor credentialing organization (VCO) Vendor Mate. Visit to become a credentialed vendor.

ARHS requires all vendor representatives to check-in with Material Services prior to conducting business on hospital property.

Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) Administration:

Athens Regional is a member of the following GPOs. ARHS often looks at vendor-GPO affiliation when evaluating new and existing business relationships.

Business Opportunities:

For a listing of current services up for bid, please visit the Request for Proposal (RFP) listing. Here you will find services needed at both the national and local levels. 

Contact Us

For more information, contact us at 706-475-3634.

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