SEATTLE, Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- InDemand Interpreting, a leading provider of Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) within healthcare, has been awarded a group purchasing contract with Premier, Inc. to offer experienced medical interpreters and the highest quality video technology to Premier members.
The agreement offers Premier, Inc. members Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) from InDemand, a reliable, high-quality and cost-effective language service solution.
The agreement enables Premier members to better meet the needs of limited English proficient and Deaf patients. InDemand provides instant access to nearly 20 languages through VRI, including American Sign Language and more than 200 voice languages at the touch of a button twenty four hours a day, seven days a week and 365 days a year. InDemand's VRI enhances the efficiency of language services across the continuum of care, reducing costs and improving provider and patient satisfaction.
"We are honored to be awarded a contract with Premier," said InDemand Interpreting CEO Jim Ewel. "This partnership supports our effort to improve patient care by strengthening communication between healthcare providers and Deaf or limited English proficient patients. We continue to deliver exceptional medical interpreters using the highest quality video technology available."
About Premier, Inc.
Premier, Inc. is a leading healthcare improvement company, uniting an alliance of approximately 3,400 U.S. hospitals and 110,000 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. Premier, a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient, plays a critical role in the rapidly evolving healthcare industry, collaborating with members to co-develop long-term innovations that reinvent and improve the way care is delivered to patients nationwide. Headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Premier is passionate about transforming American healthcare. Please visit Premier's news and investor sites on www.premierinc.com; as well as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram, Foursquare and Premier's blog for more information about the company.
About InDemand Interpreting
InDemand Interpreting was founded in 2007 with the vision of ensuring that every patient receives the highest quality healthcare, regardless of language, cultural background or disability. By delivering the most experienced medical interpreters and highest quality video technology InDemand Interpreting provides doctors, nurses and clinicians the language access they need to provide the best possible care. Visit InDemand at http://www.indemandinterpreting.com.
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