Acentrus Specialty Partners with QuarterLine Consulting to Help Clients Secure Government Payer Contracts

Irving, TX – February 27, 2020Acentrus Specialty , an Integrated Care Network and health system solution for specialty pharmacy, announced a partnership with QuarterLine Consulting Services to provide Acentrus Specialty clients assistance to grow their operations by participating in federal- and state-sponsored bids for providers of specialty pharmacy services.

“The Acentrus Specialty agreement with QuarterLine provides our health system clients with expertise in responding to RFIs and RFPs published by federal and state agencies seeking to partner with private sector healthcare specialty pharmacy networks,” said George Zula, Vice President, Acentrus Specialty.

QuarterLine has provided services to clients in the healthcare industry for more than 25 years. The company’s services in pharmaceutical consulting, federal and state business development, and proposal development, all supported by industry experts have helped clients secure more than $120 billion in government contracts since its inception.

“QuarterLine is proud to partner with Acentrus Specialty and its expanding list of health system specialty pharmacies to help them grow. Health system specialty pharmacies provide unique high touch support to patients requiring specialty drug treatments, but are often overlooked as the providers of choice by state and federal government agencies. Through our connection with Acentrus, health system specialty pharmacies can access our expertise in government procurement, including a full suite of proposal support services not found in most health systems,” said Rory Rickert, QuarterLine’s Principal Consultant.

Acentrus clients that partner with QuarterLine will benefit from access to a team of experts to help them respond to government bids proposals through end-to-end strategy and proposal support throughout the procurement process. QuarterLine offers guidance on proposal development and delivery, including strategic guidance on positioning, pricing, and the competitive landscape in healthcare and specialty pharmacy.

About Acentrus Specialty
Acentrus Specialty is the Integrated Care Network and health system solution for specialty pharmacy, addressing the largest and fastest growing area of health care expenditures by empowering members to deliver exceptional, cost-effective, locally-integrated care. This is accomplished through a comprehensive, coordinated portfolio of services and specialty pharmacy products, as well as member sharing of clinical and operational best practices. The client network of 97 health systems is made up of 530 hospitals comprised mostly of Academic Medical Centers and Integrated Delivery Networks, serving 4.2 million inpatient admissions annually, treated by 159,000 physicians. Follow Acentrus on LinkedIn or on the web at