Healthcare Industry News: Ampion
News Release - August 17, 2015
Teleflex Signs New Agreement with Amerinet for Surgical InstrumentsWAYNE, Pa.--(Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network)--Teleflex Incorporated (TFX), a leading global provider of medical devices for critical care and surgery, has been awarded a new Amerinet Choice® agreement with Amerinet, a group purchasing organization, for a comprehensive range of surgical instruments. The agreement is effective August 1, 2015 through March 31, 2017.
Amerinet Choice is the preferred portfolio subsidiary of Amerinet which offers members an average of 20 percent savings and a 1 percent participation rebate. Through this new single source Choice agreement, Amerinet members will have access to an extensive line of handheld and laparoscopic surgical instruments, including well-established Pilling® and KMedic® products, at exclusive member rates.
“At Teleflex, we are committed to providing high-quality products that enhance patient outcomes and we are pleased to continue achieving that goal through our ongoing partnership with Amerinet,” said John Tushar, Vice President and General Manager, Surgical Division. “We look forward to improved provider safety and overall benefits to the health care industry that will come as a result of this collaboration.”
As a leading national healthcare solutions organization, Amerinet collaborates with acute and non-acute care providers to create and deliver unique supply chain solutions through performance improvement resources, guidance and ongoing support. With better product standardization and utilization, new financial tools beyond contracting and alliances that help lower costs, raise revenue and chAmpion quality, Amerinet enriches healthcare delivery for its members and the communities they serve. To learn more about how Amerinet can help you successfully navigate the future of healthcare, visit www.amerinet-gpo.com.
About Teleflex Incorporated
Teleflex is a leading global provider of specialty medical devices for a range of procedures in critical care and surgery. Our mission is to provide solutions that enable healthcare providers to improve outcomes and enhance patient and provider safety. Headquartered in Wayne, PA, Teleflex employs approximately 12,400 people and serves healthcare providers worldwide. For additional information about Teleflex please refer to www.teleflex.com.
Any statements contained in this press release that do not describe historical facts may constitute forward-looking statements. Any forward-looking statements contained herein are based on our management's current beliefs and expectations, but are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties and changes in circumstances, which may cause actual results or company actions to differ materially from what is expressed or implied by these statements. These risks and uncertainties are identified and described in more detail in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our Annual Report on Form 10-K.
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