The HCSA promotes the work of procurement and supply chain staff at all levels in healthcare. The Association provides training events and educational seminars, annual awards and hosts a high-profile exhibition/ conference.
The governance of the Association is overseen by a Board of Trustees elected by members.
The administration of the Association is led by a Chief Officer and an Executive Committee.
A National Council consisting of Regional and National procurement professionals meets twice yearly ensuring the HCSA remains close to the views of its members. Membership is open to all procurement and supply professionals within the healthcare sector in the UK. Please note: membership is currently not open to providers of products and services to the healthcare industry but they are welcome to attend many HCSA Events and consider Corporate Sponsor status.
The Health Care Supply Association is affiliated with the Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (CIPS). HCSA a registered charity in the UK, is entirely self-financed through a combination of income from conferences, seminars, other training events and advertising.