Navigation Links
Announcing Prime Vendor Contract with LIHPA
Date:11/30/2007

NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- MMS - A Medical Supply Company announced their renewal as Prime Vendor to Long Island Hospital Purchasing Alliance. The contract naming MMS as the primary supplier of medical/surgical products and equipment to LIHPA is for an additional four years, through December, 2011. It is estimated that this contract represents over $15,000,000 annually. LIHPA is a consortium of four leading independent Long Island Hospitals who joined together to combine their purchasing strength to reduce healthcare costs on Long Island.

Ron Bredow, Director of Materials Management for J.T. Mather, states that, "MMS has partnered with us since we formed the alliance to combine their supply chain expertise with our clinical expertise to reduce costs. They have initiated multiple projects that have generated substantial savings in each of our hospitals."

Gina Marchese, Vice President, General Manager of MMS East Division, says, "We are proud to partner with such an outstanding and forward thinking organization. LIHPA mirrors our belief that the best results come from excellent communication and a mutual desire to do what is best for the Patient. It has been an exciting 10 year relationship and we are looking forward to continuing to improve together."

About Long Island Hospital Purchasing Alliance: LIHPA

LIHPA is made up of John T. Mather Memorial Hospital, South Nassau Community Hospital, New Island Hospital and Winthrop University Hospital. Each of these facilities offers a full range of the highest quality in and out patient services to the communities they serve. Together they represent approximately 1,000 of Long Islands acute care beds. The charter of this Alliance is to share knowledge and efficiencies to deliver the best possible healthcare to Long Island -- cost effectively.

About MMS

Founded in 1970, MMS, formerly Midwest Medical Supply, serves the specialized and diverse needs of the medical community with divisions dedicated to nursing homes, hospitals, physician practices, government facilities, specialty products, home care, hospice, pharmaceuticals as well as industrial business. Since the 2006 acquisition of the New York based hospital and extended care divisions, MMS is the largest independent regional healthcare distributor. MMS is headquartered in St. Louis, and is a Regional Distributor with a National Presence. MMS's Eastern Division is headquartered in New Rochelle, NY. MMS has distribution facilities in Phoenix, AZ; Hartford, CT; Plant City, FL; Tamuning, GU; Broadview, IL; Carmel, IN; Wichita, KS; Baton Rouge, LA; Secaucus, NJ; Houston, TX; and Salt Lake City, UT. For more information visit: http://www.mmsmedical.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE MMS
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Transcript of Press Conference Announcing Settlement in United States Et Al vs. American Electric Power
2. Announcing Always Best Care Senior Services Expansion Into San Joaquin County, California
3. Announcing Always Best Care Senior Services Expansion Into the Littleton/Denver, Colorado Area
4. Announcing Always Best Care Senior Services Expansion into Colorado Springs, Colorado
5. Announcing Always Best Care Senior Services Expansion Into San Diego, California
6. Announcing Always Best Care Senior Services Expansion into Santa Barbara, California
7. Announcing Always Best Care Senior Services Expansion Into Cleveland, Ohio
8. Announcing Always Best Care Senior Services Expansion Into the Granada Hills/Sherman Oaks, California Areas
9. Shamir Optical Industry Ltd. to Host Conference Call Announcing Third Quarter 2007 Earnings Results
10. Prime Therapeutics Receives TIPPS Certification
11. Lab Series(R) Skincare For Men Spa Indulges the 2007 Primetime Emmy(R) Nominees at the Sofitel(R) Los Angeles
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Apple ... care services, staged a mock evacuation of the facility as part of a disaster ... Fire Department, Echo Hose EMS and Shelton City Emergency Manager, as well as the ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Global Healthcare Management’s ... Alexandria Park in Milford, NJ. This free event, sponsored by Global Healthcare Management’s ... The fun run is geared towards children of all ages; it is a ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: From the ... danger possible to save lost souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From the Mountains ... a dedicated teacher of the Bible. She has taught all ages and currently teaches ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one of the largest and ... plans to open a flagship location in Covington, LA at 401 N. U.S. Highway ... store next to Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping center. Its location allows ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Asante, a nationally recognized health system in ... existing home health joint venture through an agreement, effective October 1, 2017, to ... home health company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, for the past eight ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/10/2017)... -- NDS received FDA 510(k) clearance in May 2017 for its highly ... designed for endoscopy environments. An innovative secondary monitor solution, ZeroWire ... support the improvement of patient outcomes, procedural efficiency, and the lowering ... ... ...
(Date:10/4/2017)... 4, 2017  South Korean-based healthcare product Development Company ... "cprCUBE" on Kickstarter. The device will educate the user ... with better efficiency compared to the dated and pricey ... on efficacy of the compression for a more informed ... goal to raise $5,000. ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... 2017  Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: ... third quarter of 2017 on Tuesday, October 24, 2017. ... day with the investment community and media to further ... call will begin at 9 a.m. Eastern time. Investors, ... webcast of the conference call through a link that ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: