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SEATTLE (PRWEB) OCTOBER 29, 2020
KitoTech Medical, Inc. has been awarded a group purchasing agreement for Non-Invasive Skin Closure Devices with Premier. Effective November 1, 2020, the new agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for microMend Skin Closure Products.
Premier is a leading healthcare improvement company, uniting an alliance of more than 4,100 U.S. hospitals and 200,000 other providers to transform healthcare. With integrated data and analytics, collaboratives, supply chain solutions, and advisory and other services, Premier enables better care and outcomes at a lower cost.
“We are excited to have Premier select our microMend wound closure products for placement in their “new” Non-Invasive Skin Closure Device Category. We believe that Premier can provide an opportunity to help our new technology serve the members of all the Premier Acute and Non-Acute Care Facilities throughout the U.S.,” said Deon Miller, KitoTech’s Chief Commercial Officer.
Dr. Ronald Berenson, President and CEO of KitoTech, stated, “Similar to KitoTech, Premier is focused on improving the quality and lowering the costs of healthcare. They have an outstanding reputation and relationships with an extensive network of hospitals, clinics, and other medical facilities. We are confident that they will make microMend a valuable addition to the care of the many patients that are treated by their providers.”
SEATTLE, WA (October 12, 2020) - KitoTech Medical and MyMedic announce today that that they have formed a partnership to sell microMend’s consumer products for use in first aid and other emergency settings. Under terms of the agreement, KitoTech and MyMedic will collaborate to make and assemble the products. MyMedic will be responsible for selling the products as additions to its first aid kits, MedPacks™, and other supplies as well as stand-alone products. The first microMend products under the partnership are expected to be introduced onto the market in November.
“With its easy application and removal, microMend’s consumer products have been widely adopted by many people to treat lacerations and other serious wounds outside of hospitals and other medical facilities. Given this success, we believe that there is a great opportunity for microMend in the first aid market. We are excited to form a partnership with MyMedic, one of the leading first aid companies. They have both the expertise and commercial footprint to successfully launch microMend into this growing market,” says Deon Miller, KitoTech Chief Commercial Officer.
David Barlow, CEO of MyMedic™, stated, "At MyMedic, we are continually curating the best, most innovative, and pro-grade First Aid supplies to the public. microMend is the perfect addition to the MyMedic arsenal of life-saving necessities. This product's convenience and simplicity align so well with our core mission; to help people be as prepared as possible. We know the public will appreciate having access to microMend and all the benefits it provides."
microMend consists of an array of miniature stainless-steel staples (Microstaples) attached to an adhesive backing that combines the holding strength of a suture with the simplicity of applying a bandage. It represents an easy-to-use, time-saving, and cost-effective option for closing lacerations, skin tears, surgical incisions, and other wounds. microMend’s consumer products make it possible for people to treat lacerations at home, in the outdoors or elsewhere, and avoid ER or Urgent Care Clinic visits. microMend’s medical products are being used in the ER, Urgent Care Clinics, and Operating Rooms throughout the US.
A family operated First Aid Kits, Supplies, and Training company based on the objective to save lives, and is driven by a goal to prepare everyone with equipment and training for the unexpected emergency. Based out of Salt Lake City, Utah, MyMedic believes everyone should have instant access to a life-saving First Aid Kit. Visit https://mymedic.com to learn more.
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