Navigation Links
Instrumentation Laboratory Receives Performance Award from Premier for Second Consecutive Year
Date:6/30/2008

- Based on Outstanding Quality and Compliance -

LEXINGTON, Mass., June 30th /PRNewswire/ -- Instrumentation Laboratory (IL) today announced that it has received the prestigious Supplier Performance Award from Premier, Inc. for a second consecutive year. The award recognizes outstanding performance in quality and compliance by Premier vendors, with less than nine percent chosen as award winners. IL was presented with the honor at Premier's 2008 Annual Breakthrough Conference and Exhibition in Nashville, TN, attended by over 3,000 healthcare professionals.

Premier, based in San Diego, CA, is a healthcare alliance serving more than 2,000 U.S. hospitals and 50,000 other healthcare sites. Premier operates one of the leading healthcare purchasing networks and the nation's most comprehensive repository of hospital clinical and financial information.

"We are very proud to receive this distinction from Premier which is illustrative of our ongoing commitment to and focus on enhancing quality in diagnostic medicine," said Brian Durkin, Director of Sales and National Accounts at IL. "Premier is focused on providing top quality patient care in a cost-effective manner, making IL's GEM Premier 4000 analyzer an ideal tool for their members."

IL and Premier have enjoyed a successful ten-year relationship, with a multi-year contract for IL's critical care portfolio, including the new GEM(R) Premier(TM) 4000 analyzer, the GEM Premier 3000 analyzer, consumables and service.

Serving more than 2,000 U.S. hospitals and nearly 50,000 other healthcare sites, the Premier healthcare alliance and its members are transforming healthcare together. Owned by not-for-profit hospitals, Premier operates one of the leading healthcare purchasing networks and the nation's most comprehensive repository of hospital clinical and financial information. A subsidiary operates one of the nation's largest policy-holder owned, hospital professional liability risk-retention groups. A world leader in helping healthcare providers deliver dramatic improvements in care, Premier is working with the United Kingdom's National Health Service North West and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to improve hospital performance. Headquartered in San Diego, Premier has offices in Charlotte, N.C., Philadelphia, and Washington. For more information, visit http://www.premierinc.com.

Instrumentation Laboratory (http://www.ilus.com), founded in 1959, is a worldwide developer, manufacturer and distributor of in vitro diagnostic instruments, related reagents and controls for use primarily in hospitals and independent clinical laboratories. The company's product lines include critical care systems, hemostasis systems and information management systems. IL's GEM product offerings, part of the critical care line, include the new GEM Premier 4000 analyzer with Intelligent Quality Management (iQM(R)), GEM Premier 3000 analyzer, GEM OPL(TM), a portable whole blood CO-Oximeter and the GEM PCL Plus, a portable coagulation analyzer. IL's hemostasis portfolio includes the ACL TOP(R) Family of Hemostasis Testing Systems, fully automated, high- productivity analyzers, including the ACL TOP and the new ACL TOP 500 CTS. IL also offers the ACL ELITE(R) and ELITE PRO, other hemostasis analyzers and the HemosIL(R) line of reagents. IL is based in Lexington, Massachusetts.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Instrumentation Laboratory
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Instrumentation Laboratory Launches ACL Top(R) 500 CTS Hemostasis Testing System
2. Beckman Coulter to Acquire Flow Cytometry Instrumentation Business From Dako
3. Instrumentation Laboratory Named Top of Class by Respiratory Care Managers
4. Agendia Expands Laboratory Capacity at New Amsterdam Headquarters to Meet Increasing Demand for Services Worldwide
5. Spotting Vitamin-D Deficiency in the Absence of Symptoms: ZRT Laboratorys New, One-of-a-Kind Blood Spot Test Answers the Call for Early Detection of Rapidly Rising D-Deficiencies
6. Sysmex America to Enable Prolonged Hematology Instrument Uptime for Hagerstown Medical Laboratory With 1,000th SNCS Activation
7. Scientists in Japan design first optical pacemaker for laboratory research
8. Innovative Diagnostic Instrument Introduced by Abbott for Low- to Mid-Volume Laboratory Market Segment
9. Shanghai Disinfection Association and Linkwell Corporation Co-Establish the Shanghai Disinfection Association Laboratory Center
10. SAE-Funded CAESAR(TM) Project Earns Federal Laboratory Consortium Award
11. Damaged veins heal faster with heparin treatment, laboratory study finds
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/7/2016)... TX (PRWEB) , ... December 07, 2016 , ... ... 2016 Top 20 Marketing Campaign Winner in the Folio: Marketing Awards competition. Live ... recognize the year’s best in pioneering, inventive, and ultimately successful projects undertaken by ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) , ... ... ... pioneer, ElectroMedical Technologies, announced its newest portable bioelectronic medicine device WellnessPro Plus ... , WellnessPro Plus substantially enhances the WellnessPro platform by expanding the treatment ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... 2016 , ... “Walking With God: Inspirational Lessons from My Life's Journey”: ... be aware of God's direction in their lives. “Walking With God: Inspirational Lessons from ... active church leader. , Sanford says, “I enjoy sharing the true stories ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ... December 07, 2016 , ... Dr. Greg Leyer, the ... Probiotic Association’s Washington DC workshop on November 2nd. The conference was an opportunity ... probiotic dietary supplement regulations. , Dr. Leyer spoke about two main topics ...
(Date:12/6/2016)... ... 2016 , ... The International Vaccine Institute (IVI) and GeneOne ... Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV). The collaboration will accelerate MERS-CoV vaccine development ... in the event of a future outbreak. , IVI and GeneOne held a ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/7/2016)... --  Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA ... the ralinepag phase 2 trial.  Ralinepag is an oral, ... the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). The study ... "This marks an important step in the development of ... our pipeline," said Amit Munshi , Arena,s President ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... , Dec. 7, 2016   TraceLink Inc ... for connecting the Life Sciences supply chain and ... today announced that Tjoapack has selected TraceLink,s serialization ... customers comply with the rapidly approaching serialization deadlines ... (DSCSA) in 2017 and the EU Falsified Medicines ...
(Date:12/7/2016)... ZIONA SCIENCE PARK , ... biotechnology company Kadimastem (TASE: KDST) announced today the signing of a ... collaboration between the companies. The synergy between the companies will assist ... collaboration as a worldwide leader in innovative treatment for severe diseases ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: