Navigation Links
Paquin Healthcare and North Shore-LIJ Health System Join to Launch Huge Retail and Ecommerce Initiative

Orlando, FL (PRWEB) July 16, 2008 -- Paquin Healthcare Companies, Inc. today announced that they will implement the North Shore-LIJ Health Systems comprehensive consumer healthcare retail initiative. The New York-based health system is one of the nations largest, serving a market area of 5.2 million people in Long Island, Staten Island and Queens.

We are very excited to enter into this relationship with the North Shore-LIJ System," stated Tony Paquin, CEO of Paquin Healthcare. They have a very strong reputation and presence in one of the most densely populated areas in the country and will benefit greatly from launching consumer healthcare retail throughout their system."

The health system consists of 15 hospitals, 17 long-term care facilities, a medical research institute, three trauma centers, five home health agencies, a hospice network and dozens of outpatient centers.

Providing healthcare retail services and products is increasingly important to meeting the needs of our communities," said Charles Trunz, President of North Shore Healthcare Enterprises, a wholly owned healthcare emerging businesses firm created by the North Shore-LIJ Health System to pursue high-value enterprises. The mission of our partnership with Paquin Healthcare is to service this need by offering healthcare products within our hospitals, through designated retail outlets, and a North Shore-LIJ-branded ecommerce website."

North Shore LIJ is the nations third-largest non-profit, secular healthcare system based on number of beds. In 2007, its facilities delivered 22,400 babies, treated 239,400 inpatients and performed 111,900 ambulatory surgeries. It was also the nations first health system to receive the Joint Commissions Codman Award.

As part of a comprehensive retail initiative, Paquin will provide North Shore-LIJ with consulting and implementation services for brick and mortar retail stores throughout their healthcare facilities. Paquin will also deploy a hospital-branded customer loyalty program and a North Shore-LIJ-branded ecommerce website that will offer thousands of high-quality health and wellness products.

For more information contact Houston Winn at (407) 566-1005 or

About Paquin Healthcare Companies, Inc.
Paquin Healthcare Companies, Inc., through its subsidiary operations, is pioneering the development of distribution channels for healthcare-based retail products and services. Working in conjunction with major hospitals and other professional healthcare organizations nationwide, Paquin Healthcare is the nations leading provider of integrated and customized solutions for the implementation of healthcare retail strategies. As Medicare reimbursement rates continue to be pressured downward and expenses rise, new sources for non-reimbursed revenues are becoming essential to the financial viability of hospitals. Paquin Healthcare also organizes the industrys premier annual meeting event for healthcare retail initiatives, The Healthcare Retail Conference. For more information, visit

About North Shore-LIJ Health System
The nation's third largest, non-profit, secular healthcare system, the North Shore-LIJ Health System cares for people of all ages throughout Long Island, Queens and Staten Island a service area encompassing more than five million people. The health system consists of 15 hospitals, 17 long-term care facilities, a medical research institute, three trauma centers, five home health agencies, a hospice network and dozens of outpatient centers. Excluding its affiliate organizations, North Shore-LIJ facilities house 4,844 beds, have more than 7,000 physicians, and employ about 9,150 nurses and a total workforce of about 33,250 -- the largest employer on Long Island and the ninth largest in New York City. For more information, go to


Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2008 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved  

Related medicine news :

1. VendorClear™ Introduces Revolutionary Products for Healthcare Facilities and Vendor Representatives
2. Wyeth Consumer Healthcare Signs Agreement to Purchase ThermaCare from Procter & Gamble
3. 6,000 Healthcare Workers March Against SEIUs Move to Split Their Union Apart
4. Medical Devices Get Most Funding in Slow Stretch for VC: Mid-Year Results from Healthcare Corporate Finance News
5. SouthMed, Inc. and Vocollect Healthcare Systems Announce Reseller Agreement
6. Kroll Fraud Solutions Launches "Handling Sensitive Patient Information in the Healthcare Workplace: An eLearning Course for Safeguarding Patient Data"
7. Cadient Groups GEL Interactive Technologies Celebrates Major Milestones for Immerse Exhibit Platform: 500th Exhibit Implementation and 250,000th Healthcare Professional Registered with Immerse Exhibit Platform
8. Medelita Introduces A Breakthrough In Healthcare Uniforms For Women
9. Scott D. Peters to Continue as Chairman and CEO of Grubb & Ellis Healthcare REIT
10. Axiom Named to Healthcare Informatics Top 100 List
11. Eisai Renews Its Commitment to Responsible Healthcare Community Interactions in Accordance with the Revised PhRMA Marketing Code
Post Your Comments:
Related Image:
Paquin Healthcare and North Shore-LIJ Health System Join to Launch Huge Retail and Ecommerce Initiative 
(Date:12/1/2015)... ... 01, 2015 , ... Trustify is proud to announce the success of the ... an organization dedicated to ending domestic violence. , Trustify and Becky’s Fund have joined ... survivors of domestic violence. Trustify is also proud to announce the launch of the ...
(Date:12/1/2015)... ... December 01, 2015 , ... Henderson, a town of ... Gigabit Internet through a partnership this year with Aeneas Internet and Telephone. , ... attractive destination for entrepreneurs who want to build a business. Whether startups or ...
(Date:12/1/2015)... Angeles, CA (PRWEB) , ... December 01, 2015 , ... ... coalition of obesity groups has filed a discrimination claim against the U.S. Department of ... coverage in their Affordable Care Act (ACA) plans are breaking the clause in the ...
(Date:12/1/2015)... ... December 01, 2015 , ... Speech and physical therapies are ... innovative technologies and under the right circumstances, these practices can be merged. ... dual-approach to his or her therapeutic sessions, as well as gives the physical ...
(Date:12/1/2015)... , ... December 01, 2015 , ... It’s official: Tattoo ... tattoo — a number even greater among Millennials (a whopping one in three aged ... and more people who are dissatisfied with their ink. In fact, RealSelf , ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/1/2015)... 01, 2015 ... the "Medium Molecular Weight Polyisobutylene Market ... Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, ... 2023" report to their offering. ... addition of the "Medium Molecular Weight ...
(Date:12/1/2015)... 1, 2015   Nottingham Spirk , a ... the publication of a free whitepaper , ... Market". The whitepaper gives medical product companies, pharmaceutical ... this lucrative segment. Nottingham Spirk ... manage their own health, save money (i.e., fewer ...
(Date:12/1/2015)... 1, 2015 Array BioPharma Inc. ... its Chief Executive Officer, Ron Squarer ... Healthcare Conference in New York.  The public ... through a webcast on the Array BioPharma ... --> , ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: