(PRWEB) February 26, 2012
Novation, the health care industry’s leading supply contracting company for the members and affiliates of VHA Inc, UHC and Provista, recognized Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp as Diversity Supplier of the Year, at its annual Supplier Summit. Awards were given in recognition of superior service provided to the health care organization members of VHA and UHC. Spectrum Surgical Instruments was one of just 25 suppliers recognized at the Summit as a supplier who went above and beyond last year to provide superior customer service and industry-leading value.
“I am very honored to be recognized at this year’s summit,” said Michelle Ready, Co-CEO of Spectrum Surgical. “We have worked very hard to serve our great customers and make this organization what it is today. As a leader in our industry, we’ll continue to strive for excellence in customer care and patient safety.”
Founded in 1998, Novation is the leading health care supply contracting company for the more than 65,000 members of VHA Inc. and UHC, two national health care alliances, and Provista, LLC. Novation provides alliance members sourcing services, as well as information and data services. Based in Irving, Texas, Novation develops and manages competitive contracts with more than 600 suppliers. VHA, UHC and Provista members used Novation contracts to purchase more than $40 billion in 2011. Novation recently earned the coveted Ethics Inside® Certification from the Ethisphere Institute, a leading international think tank dedicated to the research and promotion of best practices in corporate ethics and compliance, and is the only health care GPO to earn this distinction.
For more surgical instrument information, please contact a Spectrum Customer Care Representative at 800-444-5644.
About Spectrum Surgical Instruments
Spectrum Surgical Instruments has been providing a full line of surgical instruments for Human and Animal health since 1983. Spectrum is a leading provider of surgical instrument repair, sharpening and restoration. Spectrum Surgical provides surgical equipment to surgery centers and veterinary centers across the United States.
We have taken a leading role in the industry by providing free educational services about surgical instrument care. The goal is to educate those who come in contact with surgical instruments to ensure that all are aware of the impact they have on patient safety. Our commitment to quality has led us to increase our quality systems and improvement initiatives. We work directly with customers and industry leaders to offer technology, preventative maintenance, and quality products designed to improve patient safety.
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