FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDmarketplace.com announced today that Mr. Alan Weinstein has become a member of its Board of Directors. MEDmarketplace.com, headquartered in Florida, provides a web-based marketplace for buying and selling surplus hospital equipment and medical equipment.
Mr. Weinstein is the Founder and past President of one of the largest hospital alliances, Premier Health Alliance and Premier, Inc, that has a major focus on group purchasing, informatics, patient safety and quality improvement. "Alan is one of the foremost authorities on hospital organization, operations and C-suite concerns," said Vincent Baratta, MEDmarketplace.com founder and CEO. "His experience and insight into how we can provide added value to GPO organizations and their members is extremely valuable to us."
"I welcome the opportunity to work with the MEDmarketplace.com management team," said Alan Weinstein. "Their innovative web-based supply chain management services provide great benefit to GPO organizations and hospital systems. MEDmarketplace.com is providing a cutting-edge service with state-of-the art technology that is exactly what hospitals need, particularly in this challenging economy."
MEDmarketplace.com, the world's largest on-line marketplace for selling hospital equipment, provides innovative, cost effective and revenue generating services to hospitals and alternative care facilities. MEDmarketplace.com is ranked number 1 in hospital equipment, medical equipment, and medical supplies, among other related terms, on all major search engines. These rankings have helped to solidify the Company's status as the leading global medical marketplace for healthcare facilities, providers and consumers searching for medical equipment and supplies. Ziegler HealthVest Partners, LP is the lead institutional investor in MEDmarketplace.com.
About Ziegler HealthVest Partners, LP
Ziegler HealthVest Partners, LP, based in Milwaukee, WI, is a venture capital fund that invests in early-to-middle stage healthcare services, healthcare information technology and wellness companies. They are the lead institutional investor in MEDmarketplace.com. The Ziegler Companies, Inc. (Pink Sheets: ZGCO) is a growth-oriented boutique investment banking and investment services firm.
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