Hospitals, Healthcare Providers to Benefit from New Premier Agreements for Stretchers
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The today announced new agreements for stretchers have been awarded to Hill-Rom Company Inc. of Batesville, Ind.; Pedigo Products Inc., a small business enterprise, of Vancouver, Wash.; and Stryker Sales Corporation acting through its Medical Division of Portage, Mich.
Effective March 1, 2013, the agreements are available to acute care and continuum of care members of Premier.
Premier is the nation’s largest performance improvement alliance of more than 2,800 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 healthcare providers, Premier operates a leading purchasing network with nearly $5 billion in annual savings. Premier also maintains clinical, financial and outcomes databases based on 1 in every 4 patient discharges. A world leader in measurably improving patient care, Premier has the largest performance improvement collaboratives in America, including one in partnership with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Premier also has an office in Washington. . Stay connected with Premier on , and .