Bladder scanner contract to help increase clinical compliance and accuracy
Northfield, Ill., Dec. 21, 2016
Medline today announced it has been awarded a new distribution agreement with MaineGeneral, the largest private employer in the Kennebec Valley region, for the global medical supplier’s BioCon 700 Bladder Scanner.
This new deal will help MaineGeneral standardize clinical practice and provide quick and non-invasive measurements of bladder volume and post-void urinary retention. Compact and portable, the BioCon 700 is 3-D and provides real time results.
“Medline is dedicated to changing clinical behaviors to help healthcare providers meet their quality improvement goals. As catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTI) remain a major challenge for providers, this agreement with MaineGeneral will offer a solution that will improve patient care, reduce catheterization and potentially decrease total expenses,” says Jimmy Atwell, division manager, infection prevention sales, Medline.
As a leading global manufacturer and distributor of medical products with patient-centered solutions, services and expertise across the continuum of care, Medline is well positioned to provide the right products at the right time. The company has more than 40 distribution centers strategically located across of the country and throughout the world.
Learn more about distribution capabilities to all points of care at https://www.medline.com/pages/supply-chain/logistics/.
Medline is a global manufacturer and distributor serving the healthcare industry with medical supplies and clinical solutions that help customers achieve both clinical and financial success. Headquartered in Northfield, Ill., the company offers 350,000+ medical devices and support services through more than 1,200 direct sales representatives who are dedicated points of contact for customers across the continuum of care. For more information on Medline, go to www.medline.com or http://www.medline.com/social-media to connect with Medline on its social media channels.