Vendor Vantage

HSPA offers an outlet for Sterile Processing suppliers to provide articles for our news publications, written from their viewpoint and serving as an educational resource on a topic of the vendor’s choosing. Printed in our bi-monthly magazine, PROCESS, and occasionally in our digital bi-weekly e-newsletter, Insights.

Vendor Vantage

Base Rates and Premium Upgrades

All rates are net, non-commissionable.

Outlet Rate
PROCESS magazine $1,500
Insights e-newsletter $850

Closing Dates

HSPA does not publish an editorial calendar. Insights, our digital e-newsletter, is published every other Wednesday; for complete deadline dates, please visit our insights advertising page. Article insertion orders for Insights would be due two weeks prior, with completed articles due one week prior to the release date.

Process Issues Insertion Order Due Artwork Due
January/February 2021 Sold Out Sold Out
March/April 2021 Sold Out Sold Out
May/June 2021 Sold Out Sold Out
July/August 2021 March 26, 2021 April 23, 2021
September/October 2021 May 28, 2021 July 2, 2021
November/December 2021 July 30, 2021 August 27, 2021
January/February 2022 October 1, 2021 October 29, 2021

Terms & Conditions

Copy Count and Regulations

Print articles in PROCESS are approximately 1,500 words in length, and digital articles in insights are approximately 750–850 words. All articles should be educational in nature, and commercial-based content will not be accepted. Acceptance of articles is subject to HSPA’s approval and with agreement by the provider to indemnify and protect from loss or expense resulting from claims or suits based upon content or subject matter of the article. This includes suits for libel, plagiarism, copyright infringement, and unauthorized use of a person’s name or photograph. HSPA will not be liable for any damage or claim arising out of omission or delay in printing. HSPA reserves the right to revise or reject, at its discretion, any advertisement which it deems objectionable in text or illustration. HSPA permits one print and one digital article per company per calendar year.

Request to Author

To request to author a Vendor Vantage article, please email Julie Williamson, HSPA's Editor and Director of Communications.

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