VGM Group, Inc., is a national company that partners with more than 22,000 businesses and organizations.
Founded in 1986 as a group purchasing organization for independent home medical equipment providers, VGM has combined its expertise and history to expand both its programs and focus to include more than 25 diverse businesses. Its members purchase $3.5 billion of products and services through its contract portfolio.
VGM is the nation's largest network for independent HME providers, and offers ancillary business services to its 2,300 members in more than 4,000 locations to help them improve profits, grow market share and compete effectively now and in the future.
VGM is the industry leader and is at the forefront of the movement to defeat competitive bidding, a health policy that is detrimental to Medicare beneficiaries and the disabled. It has the most aggressive government relations department in the HME arena, and also has a strong consumer advocacy voice through People for Quality Care.
VGM offers discounts on services, as well as the largest group purchasing portfolio in the home care and HME industries.
Its annual Heartland Conference is recognized as the premier educational conference in the industry, and VGM offers learning opportunities across a variety of platforms online, live road shows, webinars and on-site sessions.