Chicago, IL (July 3, 2024) – Ascendco Health, the leading surgical asset management platform, today announced a strategic partnership with SIPS Consults, a premier consulting organization specializing in Central Sterile Processing and Materials Management Departments (CSPDs). This collaboration brings together Ascendco’s innovative technology platform with SIPS Consults’ deep industry expertise to empower surgical teams and optimize sterile processing workflows.

“By integrating Ascendco’s advanced technology with SIPS Consults’ industry expertise, this partnership can streamline sterile processing workflows, optimize staffing accuracy, and ensure departmental cost savings. As a result, Central Sterile Processing and Supply (CSPA) departments will operate with greater speed, efficiency, and long-term cost-effectiveness,” said Dr. Jake Tayler Jacobs, DBA MBA, Chief Operations Officer, SIPS CONSULTS.

Revolutionizing Sterile Processing with Technology and Expertise

This partnership aims to revolutionize sterile processing operations by combining Ascendco’s data-driven platform with SIPS Consults’ proven consulting methodologies. Ascendco’s platform provides CSPDs with real-time insights into inventory levels, staff performance, and process bottlenecks. SIPS Consults’ industry experts will leverage this data to identify areas for improvement and implement best practices to optimize workflows and staffing.

“At Ascendco, we’re all about breaking down silos and removing obstacles for our clients. That’s why we’re thrilled to announce our latest partnership with SIPS, where we’ll be training more industry experts on leveraging technology to enhance safety and improve work-life balance,” said Brian Reed, CEO & Co-Founder, Ascendco Health. “Every time we team up with partners like SIPS, we’re not just creating frameworks for continuous growth and improvement—we’re setting the stage for lasting, impactful relationships. Just like the hospitals using our software, our partnerships thrive on innovation and progress. Driving improvements is exciting, but the real joy comes from connecting with passionate, mission-driven individuals. Together, we’re making a real difference!”

About Ascendco Health

Ascendco Health is the first surgical asset management platform built for operational efficiency and quality across every department. Ascendco is devoted to empowering surgical teams with the tools and information they need to create a better work-life and ultimately deliver the highest levels of patient care.

About SIPS Consults

SIPS Consults (Successfully Improving Professional Services) is a consulting company designed specifically to meet the needs of today’s Central Sterile Processing and Materials Management Departments. SIPS offers a comprehensive suite of services, including department assessments, leadership workshops, process improvement initiatives, and temporary staffing solutions.


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