NORTH MANKATO, MN (AUGUST 30, 2018) – Taylor Healthcare recently was awarded a two‐year group purchasing agreement for five categories of patient communication boards with Premier, a leading healthcare improvement company that operates one of the country’s largest healthcare group purchasing organizations (GPO).
Taylor Healthcare’s patient communication boards are an ideal way to share information and care details with patients, their families and visitors. Durable and customizable, our patient care boards improve patient safety and communication while also driving family engagement and education.
Effective August 1, the new agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre‐negotiated by Premier for five types of patient communication boards including: Classic, elegant, snap-frame, magnetic and portable.
The contract is effective through August 31, 2020. Premier is an alliance of approximately 4,000 hospitals and 165,000 other providers focused on transforming healthcare.
“Taylor’s large suite of solutions helps patients and families more easily navigate the most complex healthcare systems,” said Mark O’Leary, president of Taylor Healthcare. “From patient communication boards to beautiful technology, patients and their families are at the heart of our innovations. Our solutions help our clients engage with patients and families with the right information at the right time integrating their communication preferences. Ultimately, these communications help influence behavior, help patients and families feel more engaged and improve outcomes.”
Taylor Healthcare, a Premier contracted supplier
Taylor Healthcare has been serving Premier alliance members since its inception, consistently introducing new services and technology‐enabled solutions to support healthcare providers in their transformation. Taylor Healthcare has saved member hospitals millions of dollars through programs focused on cost management, standardization and process improvement.