awarded Exam Glove Contract
BEACH, Fla. -- Medgluv, a minority
business enterprise based in Pompano Beach, announced that it has
been awarded a multi-source exam glove contract with Premier Purchasing
Partners, LP, the group purchasing unit of Premier, Inc
is the only minority company in Florida to be named in this 36 month
contract for exam gloves which is effective May 1, 2004. Medgluv Inc
was added in November 2002 to Premier's pool of suppliers of medical
equipment and supplies. Medgluv is the supplier of exam gloves to
the North Broward Hospital District, a Premier owner, which recently
renewed its contract for the next three years.
is a terrific opportunity for our organization as a minority company
and we will provide Premier shareholders and members the best combination
of quality, value, service, and education," states Stephen G
Webb, Senior VP of Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs.
Inc., is a strategic alliance in U.S. healthcare, entirely owned by
more than 200 of the nation's leading hospital and healthcare systems.
These systems operate or are affiliated with more than 1,500 hospital
facilities and hundreds of other care sites. Premier provides an array
of resources supporting health services delivery, including group
purchasing for more than $17 billion annually in supplies and equipment.
Other resources offered by Premier are insurance programs and performance
improvement services of many kinds. Premier is headquartered in San
Diego, CA, with other major facilities in Chicago, IL, and Charlotte,
NC. Advocacy and policy offices are located in Washington, DC. For
more information, visit www.premierinc.com.