Navigation Links
B. Braun Medical Wins Two GHX 2009 Best in Class Awards
Date:6/4/2009

Recognized for Continued Market Leadership in Parenteral and Solutions/Nutritionals

BETHLEHEM, Pa., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- B. Braun Medical Inc. (B. Braun) today announced that it had received two 2009 GHX Best in Class Awards for achieving the highest year-over-year market share growth for distributed products in the Parenteral and Solutions/Nutritionals product categories for the 2008 calendar year.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081022/NYW008LOGO )

B. Braun was among 30 leading medical-surgical product manufacturers recognized by GHX in five market segments and 35 product categories, ranging from cardiovascular devices to skin-care products. Winners were determined using GHX Market Intelligence reports that analyze national distributed sales transaction data.

"We are proud of our contribution to advancing patient outcomes with our infusion therapy products and services, which add to the growth of the market," said Caroll H. Neubauer, Chairman and CEO of B. Braun Medical Inc. "Our success in Parenteral and Solutions/Nutritionals, like all of our products, is built on delivering products that meet customer needs and supporting them with outstanding educational programs and customer service."

This is the second consecutive year GHX awarded B. Braun its Best in Class Awards in the Parenteral and Solutions/Nutritionals product categories.

"We are extremely pleased to honor B. Braun for its leadership in the Parenteral and Solutions/Nutritionals product categories," said Ed McCauley, General Manager, GHX Market Intelligence. "Despite the down economy, B. Braun grew 7.37 percent in the Parenteral category in 2008 while the overall market segment grew 7.45 percent, and 22.17 percent in the Solutions/Nutritionals category in 2008 while the overall market segment grew 16.4 percent."

With information provided by 27 of the nation's leading distributors, GHX Market Intelligence tracks and reports on more than $34 billion of distributed sales for medical-surgical and clinical laboratory supplies and devices. It is the only comprehensive source for accurate, detailed and timely data for the acute and alternate site healthcare markets, containing geographically relevant and competitive market share, size and average selling price reporting down to the three-digit ZIP code level.

About B. Braun

B. Braun is a leading manufacturer of infusion therapy and pain management products with an environmentally-friendly focus. Guided by the company's "Sharing Expertise(R)" philosophy, B. Braun addresses the critical issues of infection prevention, medication safety and environmental responsibility by promoting best practices that help clinicians reduce medication errors, prevent healthcare-acquired infections (HAIs) and achieve sustainability objectives.

Consistently recognized by Frost & Sullivan and KLAS for its medical technology and support services, B. Braun employees share their knowledge with colleagues and customers to improve working processes in hospitals and medical practices and to enhance the safety of patients and healthcare professionals. For more information, call 800-227-2862, e-mail us at inquiry.us@bbraun.com or visit B. Braun at www.bbraunusa.com.

About GHX

As the business hub for healthcare, GHX enables healthcare providers and suppliers in North America and Europe to reduce costs and improve margins by automating processes, reducing operating expenses and increasing knowledge-based decision making. Products and services include trading partner connectivity, order and contract management and validation, data synchronization, sales force automation and business intelligence. Equity owners of GHX are Abbott Exchange, Inc.; AmerisourceBergen Corp.; Baxter Healthcare Corp.; B Braun Medical Inc.; Becton, Dickinson & Co.; Boston Scientific Corp.; Cardinal Health, Inc.; Covidien; C.R. Bard, Inc.; Fisher Scientific International, Inc.; GE Healthcare; HCA; Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems Inc.; McKesson Corp.; Medtronic USA, Inc.; Owens & Minor; Premier, Inc.; Siemens; University HealthSystem Consortium; and VHA Inc. For more information, visit www.ghx.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE B. Braun Medical Inc.
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. B. Braun Anticipates Becoming First to Deliver FDA Approved 2g Cefazolin
2. NxStage Extends Supply Agreement with B. Braun Medical Inc. to Include Streamline(R) Technology
3. B. Braun Wins Premier Contract for Full Line of Dialysis Products
4. B. Braun Medical Inc. Launches Home Infusion Therapy Web Site
5. Be Green with B. Braun: Company Shares Expertise, Environmentally Responsible Products at ASHP 2008
6. Writing a Prescription for Safety: B. Braun CAPS(R) Announces New Advancements at ashp 2008
7. B. Brauns DoseTrac(TM) Software: Making Connections to Better Manage IV Therapy
8. B. Braun Medical Inc. Launches Ambulatory Surgical Center Website
9. The SCOOTER Store Donates Power Wheelchair to New Braunfels Car Crash Victim
10. Scooter Store Executives to Deliver Power Wheelchair Donation to New Braunfels Car Crash Victim
11. 22nd Annual Braun Industries/ZOLL Medical EMT/Paramedic of the Year Announced
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... PurhealthRX ... CBD Oil utilizing Purzorb™ technology. Applying the Purzorb™process to full spectrum CBD oil will ... and providing a CBD form that can be easily incorporated into liquid products, while ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Apple Rehab Shelton Lakes , which specializes in the ... facility as part of a disaster drill on October 3rd. , Apple Rehab participated ... Emergency Manager, as well as the Connecticut Long Term Care Mutual Aid Plan ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Ellevate Network, the leading network ... advocate for action towards gender equality at their inaugural Summit in New York City ... and reached a social audience of over 3 million. To watch the Mobilize Women ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Talented ... the lowdown on sciatica in a new episode of "Success Files," which is ... events and innovation and investigates each subject in-depth with passion and integrity. , ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... , ... “America On The Brink”: the Christian history of the United States ... creation of published author, William Nowers. Captain Nowers and his wife, Millie, have ... thirty years in the Navy. Following his career as a naval aviator and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/4/2017)... , Oct. 4, 2017  According to the Centers for Disease Control ... of October . PhysicianOne Urgent Care is helping communities across ... NY , by offering no-cost* flu shots through the end of ... by certain health insurance regulations. ... best time to get a flu shot is by the end of ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... Labs announces the European launch of their new low volume, high ... in Cambridge, U.K on October 4th. The ... with unprecedented speed and sensitivity while using far less sample volume ... ... ...
(Date:9/27/2017)... , Sept. 27, 2017  DarioHealth Corp. (NASDAQ: DRIO), a leading global ... that its MyDario product is expected to appear on The Dr. Oz ... Dr. Oz Show airs in your area: http://www.doctoroz.com/page/where-watch-dr-oz-show ... The nine-time Emmy award-winning, The Dr. Oz Show kicked ... The segment features ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: