Biotest Diagnostics awarded agreements with Premier healthcare alliance for its advanced serology solutions
Biotest Diagnostics Corp. recently announced a multi-year agreement with Premier Purchasing Partners, L.P., the group purchasing unit of Premier Inc., for its advanced serology solutions, including traditional blood bank reagents, and the TANGO optimo automated blood bank system.
The agreement offers Premier members access to specialized pricing on Biotest's full line of traditional and automated blood bank products. Biotest has also been selected as a sole source supplier under Premier's Accelerated Supply Chain Endeavor (ASCEND) program.
"Through our contractual relationship, Biotest and Premier are taking a strategic approach to providing hospitals and laboratories with access to cost-effective blood banking solutions to enhance performance and productivity in blood group serology testing. We look forward to being part of such a strong industry community and valued resource," said Candace Williams, vice president of Biotest's Diagnostics Division.