LIBERTYVILLE, Ill., May 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hollister Incorporated, a global healthcare products and services company, has been awarded a sourcing contract by HealthTrust to provide ostomy products to its member organizations. Beginning August 1, 2017, HealthTrust members can take advantage of pricing and terms negotiated through the group-purchasing organization.
"We are honored that HealthTrust has selected our ostomy product portfolio for this contract," said Carolin Archibald, vice president, North America for Hollister Incorporated. "HealthTrust conducted a review and recognized that Hollister ostomy products and services address the individual needs of clinicians and patients. We look forward to working with HealthTrust and bringing our innovative products and services to those who need them most."
Broad portfolio of ostomy care products and services
Hollister Ostomy Care provides products, resources and services that allow people to resume their lifestyles after ostomy surgery. From the CeraPlus™ skin barrier that helps to maintain healthy peristomal skin to the one- and two-piece pouching systems and related accessories, the Hollister ostomy portfolio meets the unique needs of the people who use them.
Complementing the company's product portfolio is Hollister Secure Start™ services – which provides support to people as they live their lives with an ostomy or neurogenic bladder. The Hollister Secure Start team provides clients a lifetime of personalized support from a dedicated consumer-service advisor that includes product guidance, education and access to an on-site nurse to address clinical product questions.
About Hollister Incorporated
Hollister Incorporated is an independent, employee-owned company that develops, manufactures, and markets healthcare products and services worldwide. The company develops and manufactures products for ostomy care, continence care and wound care, and also develops educational support materials for patients and healthcare professionals. Hollister Incorporated has been serving healthcare professionals and consumers for 95 years and is committed to making life more rewarding and dignified for people who use its products and services. Headquartered in Libertyville, Illinois, Hollister has manufacturing and distribution centers on three continents and sells in more than 80 countries around the world. www.Hollister.com.
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