28 Jan MediPurpose Announces Safety Specimen Collection Product Contract with Novation
IRVING, Texas and NORCROSS, Ga., Jan. 27 — MediPurpose has been awarded another agreement for safety specimen collection (blood and urine) by Novation, the healthcare industry’s leading supply contracting company.
Under the terms of the deal, MediPurpose will provide safety lancets to the members of VHA Inc., the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC) and Provista.
The new three-year contract is effective February 1, 2010 through January 31, 2013.
MediPurpose is currently completing a similar six-year contract with Novation that started in January 2005 and expires at the end of this month.
Founded in 1998, Novation is the leading health care supply contracting company for more than 25,000 members of VHA Inc. and the University HealthSystem Consortium (UHC), two national health care alliances and nearly 15,000 members of Provista, LLC.
Novation offers its customers contract development and management, supply-chain data and measurement, and industry knowledge and advocacy.
Based in Irving, Texas, Novation develops and manages competitive contracts with more than 500 suppliers. VHA, UHC and Provista members used Novation contracts to purchased nearly $35.7 billion in 2008.
For more information on Novation, visit www.novationco.com.
Founded in 1999, MediPurpose is a leading medical device company headquartered in Singapore, with offices in the United States and the United Kingdom.
Known for its innovation of the SurgiLance™ Safety Lancet, MediPurpose has leveraged its success in the medical device industry to become a master medical product distributor.
MediPurpose also offers angel funding, medical product development and medical device consulting for medical device inventors and medical product companies seeking entrance or expansion into the medical device markets.
For more information about MediPurpose’s medical products, medical distribution channel management services and medical product development services, please visit www.medipurpose.com.