Group purchasing organization Premier healthcare alliance awarded 2 separate 6-year contracts to ICU Medical (NSDQ:ICUI) for the company’s complete line of needle-free IV connectors, set to kick off in 2014.
Premier healthcare alliance is eying an initial public offering worth up to $100 million, according to documents filed this week with the SEC. The group purchasing organization has yet to release the number of shares or the final price range for the offering.
Premier Healthcare Alliance awarded several new contracts for drug-eluting stents, traditional stents and other intervention products to 8 heavy hitters in the cardiology space.
Olympus America, a Center Valley, Pa.-based commercial camera and medical supply maker, landed a contract to supply surgical tools to members of group purchasing organization Premier healthcare alliance.
Broadline Medical Inc., a Richmond, Calif.-based medical supplies maker, won a contract to supply sponges and towels to group purchasing organization Premier healthcare alliance.
The GPO is touting the deal as part of its diversity program to help female, minority and veteran-owned businesses. The program, called SEEDS (Sourcing Education & Enrichment for Diverse & Small Suppliers) has 4 existing members.
Group purchasing organization Premier healthcare alliance awarded new contracts to 4 new medical supply companies.
GHX landed a contract with Premier healthcare alliance to partner on its a "Collaboration Portal," a software system that allows distributors and trading partners to sync up on contract pricing and avoid errors.
Sysmex America landed 3 contracts with Premier healthcare alliance for hematology and urinalysis products, marking the 15th consecutive year of deals with the GPO. Sysmex American is the U.S.-based subsidiary of Japanese diagnostic device company Sysmex Inc.