Hospitals, Healthcare Providers to Benefit from New Premier Agreements for Rapid Diagnostic Test Kits

  Hospitals, Healthcare Providers to Benefit from New Premier Agreements for
  Rapid Diagnostic Test Kits

Business Wire

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- October 30, 2012

The Premier healthcare alliance today announced new agreements for rapid
diagnostic test kits have been awarded to MedGyn Products Inc., a minority
owned business, of Addison, Ill.; Meridian Bioscience Corporation of
Cincinnati; and OraSure Technologies Inc., a small business enterprise, of
Bethlehem, Pa.

Effective November 1, 2012, the agreements are available to acute care and
continuum of care members of Premier.

About the Premier healthcare alliance, Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award
recipient

Premier is a performance improvement alliance of more than 2,700 U.S.
hospitals and 90,000 other sites using the power of collaboration and
technology to lead the transformation to coordinated, high-quality,
cost-effective care. Owned by hospitals, health systems and other providers,
Premier operates a leading healthcare purchasing network with more than $4
billion in annual savings. Premier also maintains the nation's largest
clinical, financial and outcomes database with information on 1 in 4 patient
discharges. A world leader in delivering measurable improvements in care,
Premier works with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Headquartered
in Charlotte, N.C., Premier also has an office in Washington.
https://www.premierinc.com. Stay connected on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Contact:

Premier healthcare alliance
Morgan Bridges, 704-816-4152
 
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