Everett, WA (PRWEB) September 30, 2009
ReNu Medical, Inc. today announced that it is a winner of the Supplier Performance Award presented by Premier Purchasing Partners, LP, the group purchasing unit of the Premier Healthcare Alliance.
Premier contracts with more than 800 suppliers and ReNu Medical, Inc. is one of 45 contracted suppliers to receive the Performance Award. Winners are recognized for their outstanding management of Premier agreements and drive toward the mutual goal of providing clinical and financial value to the not-for-profit hospitals that are members of the Premier alliance.
Amy Long, National Accounts for ReNu, accepted the award at the 2009 Premier Annual Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition in Anaheim, Calif. The award ceremony was held at The Anaheim Convention Center on Wednesday, June 17, 2009.
"ReNu is honored to receive this award for the 2nd time in the last three years", said Amy Long, "ReNu's commitment to quality and patient safety is integral in our efforts to deliver the most value to our customers through supply cost savings and the reduction of medical waste. We are proud to be recognized as an important partner to Premier hospitals across the nation differentiating ReNu from our competitors within the reprocessing industry. We will continue to work at maximizing efficiencies not only to help Premier Members, but also in an effort to relieve the pressure all healthcare facilities are facing in these difficult economic times".
"Premier is pleased to recognize our top performing suppliers with the Performance Award, which honors our valued suppliers that strive for collaboration and performance excellence to the benefit of the alliance," said Premier Purchasing Partners President Mike Alkire.
Premier's Performance Award applauds the efforts of contracted suppliers to meet and exceed operational expectations. In selecting recipients, satisfaction and performance data are collected and scored over four successive calendar quarters. Feedback is provided during regular supplier business line reviews. Organizations scoring 80 percent or higher earn the Performance Award.
For more information, please visit: http://www.premierinc.com/about/news/awards/index.jsp.
About Premier Inc., 2006 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient
The Premier healthcare alliance is more than 2,100 U.S. hospitals and 58,000-plus other healthcare sites working together to improve healthcare quality and affordability. Premier maintains the nation's most comprehensive repository of clinical, financial and outcomes information and operates a leading healthcare purchasing network. A world leader in helping deliver measurable improvements in care, Premier works with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the United Kingdom's National Health Service North West to improve hospital performance. Premier has offices in San Diego, Charlotte, N.C., Philadelphia and Washington.
About ReNu Medical, Inc.
ReNu Medical is a FDA-registered, High-Level Disinfection (HLD) reprocessor of non-critical and semi-critical medical devices for hospitals and medical facilities nationwide. ReNu's unique "GREEN" process is 100% non-toxic providing the safest product for the patient. With its' proven ability to save hospitals more money than other traditional (sterile) reprocessors, ReNu significantly reduces additional medical waste and hospital supply chain costs, maximizing critical savings nationwide.
For more information, please visit http://renumedical.com or call toll free 877-252-1110.
Contact: Amy Long, National Accounts
ReNu Medical, Inc.
ReNu Medical delivers environmentally-friendly, safe, and cost-effective non-invasive medical device reprocessing.