St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 07, 2012
LaserBand, LLC, today announced that it is a winner of the seventh annual Performance Award, presented by the Premier healthcare alliance.
Premier is a hospital-owned performance improvement alliance of 2,600 hospitals and 84,000 other care sites. It contracts with more than 800 suppliers. LaserBand, LLC is one of only 41 suppliers to receive the Performance Award. Winners are recognized for their outstanding management of Premier agreements and their drive toward the mutual goal of providing clinical and financial value to Premier alliance members.
“Providing exceptional value and superior service to Premier alliance members has always been our goal at LaserBand,” stated Dave Freshwater, Director of Contract Sales. “We are honored to receive this award that recognizes our accomplishments.”
Sherry Love, Sales Operations Manager at LaserBand, and Freshwater accepted the award at Premier’s 2012 Annual Breakthroughs Conference and Exhibition held in Nashville, TN at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center on June 7.
“As providers continue efforts to operate in a high-quality, cost-effective environment, LaserBand, LLC has truly been supporting Premier alliance members,” said Mike Alkire, Premier COO. “We’re proud to recognize them as a top performing organization.”
Premier's Performance Award applauds the efforts of contracted suppliers to meet and exceed operational expectations. In selecting recipients, performance data is collected and scored over four successive calendar quarters.
About the Premier healthcare alliance -- a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient
Using the power of collaboration to lead the transformation to high-quality, cost-effective care, Premier is a performance improvement alliance of more than 2,600 U.S. hospitals and 84,000-plus other healthcare sites. Owned by hospitals, health systems and other providers, 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 has worked with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the United Kingdom's National Health Service Northwest to improve hospital performance. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Premier also has an office in Washington D.C. Visit http://www.premierinc.com or see them on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
About LaserBand, LLC
Dedicated to providing the best possible patient identification solutions, LaserBand is the industry leader in research and development. LaserBand's easy-to-implement, cost-effective patient ID wristbands and labels are used worldwide by healthcare facilities that demand state-of-the-art patient identification. Additional Information can be found at http://www.laserband.com or by calling 800-238-0870.