MANCHESTER, N.H., Oct. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Emerson Ecologics, LLC announced the signing of a three year agreement with Yankee Alliance, a group purchasing organization (GPO) with more than 12,000 members. The agreement, extending through July 2018, comprises of Emerson Ecologics' complete line of products, including professional quality nutritional supplements, vitamins, prescription medications and natural health products. It will also enable practitioners within the Yankee Alliance GPO access to the full suite of Emerson Ecologics clinical education and practice management resources.
"A growing number of patients, especially those with chronic conditions, are finding relief with integrative health therapies, which focus on the underlying causes of disease," said Dr. Jaclyn Chasse, Vice President of Scientific and Regulatory Affairs at Emerson Ecologics. "This agreement provides us with the opportunity to expand our reach and help more practitioners change the way healthcare is delivered."
"Emerson's commitment to quality and education, as well as the depth and breadth of products they deliver brings great value to our members," said John Vlahopoulos, VP of Pharmacy Services at Yankee Alliance. "Through our partnership with Emerson Ecologics, we're able to provide access to a wide selection of quality-verified natural health products."
About Emerson Ecologics
Founded in 1980, Emerson Ecologics, LLC is committed to the success of integrative healthcare practitioners as they deliver unsurpassed patient care. As a dedicated partner, Emerson Ecologics offers its customers the broadest selection of professional-quality products, and continues to expand its comprehensive suite of educational and practice management tools to help practitioners achieve success. Headquartered in Manchester, NH with distribution centers in Virginia and California, Emerson Ecologics is NSF certified, VAWD accredited and is the founder of the Emerson Quality Program®. For more information, visit emersonecologics.com.
About Yankee Alliance
Yankee Alliance is a member-driven healthcare group purchasing organization founded in 1984 on a belief in collaboration, that working together can achieve more than working alone. Our mission is twofold: to work with members to reduce supply and operating expenses through aggregation of data, purchasing, ideas and knowledge and to excel in strategic innovations that continually assist members in reducing their cost while recognizing their individual needs. Today, Yankee Alliance remains true to the foundational belief in collaboration and has grown to over 12,000 members in all classes of trades across all 50 states. For more information visit www.yankeealliance.com.
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SOURCE Emerson Ecologics