WYOMISSING, Pennsylvania, January 16, 2012 — Adhezion Biomedical LLC announced today that it has been awarded a national Group Purchasing Agreement with Premier Inc. Effective April 1, 2012, the agreement is available to acute care and continuum of care members of the Premier healthcare alliance, and the contract will remain in effect until March 31, 2015. Adhezion Biomedical is a privately held medical device manufacturer that develops and manufactures cyanoacrylate adhesives and anti-microbial sealant products for medical applications. The company was awarded the contract in the Topical Skin Adhesive category for its flagship SURGISEAL® Topical Skin Adhesive product.
Premier is currently serving more than 2,500 U.S. hospitals and 80,000-plus other healthcare sites. “We are very pleased that Adhezion has been awarded its second national GPO award,” said Pete Molinaro, CEO of Adhezion Biomedical. “Premier’s mission ‘to improve the health of communities’ is one that we can relate and identify to at Adhezion as a member of the healthcare industry”. This marks Adhezion’s second national GPO award in addition to a U.S. government contract and a smaller regional GPO membership.
About Adhezion Biomedical LLC
Adhezion Biomedical is a privately held medical device company based in Wyomissing, PA. Adhezion is committed to developing and manufacturing cyanoacrylate-based adhesive and infection prevention products that are both highly-differentiated and proprietary. To learn more about Adhezion and its products, visit www.adhezion.com.
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