Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) October 05, 2012
Suture Express, Inc. today announced it has been awarded a new agreement for specialty distribution suture and endomechanical products with the Premier healthcare alliance. Effective until December 31st, 2015, Suture Express’ industry leading customer experience for suture and endomechanical product distribution will be available to members of the Premier healthcare alliance. Completion of this agreement between the companies ahead of the broader med/surg distribution agreements highlights the unique nature of specialty distribution.
“We are excited to continue to work with such a great partner in Premier and grow our existing relationships with Premier members,” said Jason Pedaci, Vice-president of Sales and Business Development at Suture Express. “We also look forward to introducing additional Premier members to the transparent savings, fast service, and complete selection provided by Suture Express.”
About Suture Express
Suture Express is the nation’s leading specialty distributor of suture, endomechanical and related surgical products, with more than 6,000 SKUs always in stock and ready to ship. The company’s centrally located operations enable rapid service and delivery to any provider in the U.S. Customers include independent hospitals and integrated delivery networks, as well as ambulatory surgery centers and clinics.
About the Premier healthcare alliance, Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient
Premier is a performance improvement alliance of more than 2,700 U.S. hospitals and 90,000 other sites using the power of collaboration and technology to lead the transformation to coordinated, high-quality, cost-effective care. Owned by hospitals, health systems and other providers, Premier operates a leading healthcare purchasing network with more than $4 billion in annual savings. Premier also maintains the nation's largest clinical, financial and outcomes database with information on 1 in 4 patient discharges. A world leader in delivering measurable improvements in care, Premier works with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Premier also has an office in Washington. https://www.premierinc.com. Stay connected on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.