Minneapolis (August 16, 2017) -
Coloplast Corp, a global medical device company, has signed a preferred vendor agreement for Ostomy Care products. This agreement provides Encompass Home Health & Hospice and their 225+ agencies access to Coloplast’s innovative products and value-added services.
“We are very pleased Encompass Home Health & Hospice has chosen Coloplast to provide their over 4,000 nurses access to Coloplast’s breadth of innovative ostomy products and services” said Ed Veome, Sr. Vice President, North America Chronic Care. “Our SenSura® family of ostomy products include SenSura® Mio, the latest innovation that received the 2015 iF Design Award; a reflection of our design excellence in delivering products that fit into the life of real people. This agreement enables Encompass Home Health & Hospice to provide high quality, innovative Coloplast ostomy products and services to the patients they serve.”
“Encompass is excited to work with Coloplast to help improve the quality of life for our patients” said Andrew Ingram, Executive Vice President of Operations for Encompass. This partnership will put quality products in the hands of our clinicians as they fulfill our mission of “A Better Way to Care” in their local communities.”
About Coloplast Ostomy Care
Coloplast Ostomy Care provides product innovations for people living with a fecal or urinary ostomy. This includes the SenSura® product line, and SenSura® Mio, an ostomy appliance that uses BodyFit Technology® to adjust to individual body types and provides a secure fit for peace of mind. Coloplast also developed Coloplast® Care, a patient-focused support program that follows the patient from the healthcare setting in their transition home and through their lifetime. Providing wellness education, lifestyle tips, product information and service, the Coloplast® Care program is yet another way Coloplast makes life easier for people living with intimate healthcare needs, and the healthcare professionals that support them.
Coloplast develops products and services designed to make life easier for people with very personal and private medical conditions. We start by listening to our users to better understand their needs, and then respond by bringing the best ideas to market in the form of medical devices and service solutions.
Coloplast’s businesses include ostomy care, urology care, continence care, and wound and skin care. With the development of a strong portfolio of new products and investments in a professional sales force, we now employ more than 10,000 people worldwide. For four consecutive years, Coloplast has received global recognition for having the best corporate reputation among patients (PatientView, 2012-15), twice for being the Most Ethical (Ethisphere Institute, 2012-13) and also for being the Most Sustainable (StoreBrand Bank) company. Coloplast continues to develop product innovations that are making life easier for people with intimate healthcare needs.
To learn more about Coloplast, visit www.coloplast.us
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