MED picks DeVilbiss for concentrators

Sunday, April 20, 2003

April 21, 2003

LUBBOCK, Texas - After consideration of “every major vendor in the industry,” The MED Group has selected Sunrise Medical and its DeVilbiss division as the trade group’s primary supplier of oxygen concentrators.

The respiratory deal is MED’s second with Sunrise. The trade group has also identified Sunrise as its supplier of choice for the basic suite of durable medical equipment products.

“With this agreement in place Sunrise will now enjoy primary supply status with MED in aerosol, conservers and oxygen concentrators, and a shared position in Sleep Products with ResMed,” Ken Yannerella, vice president for national accounts for Sunrise Medical, said in a release distributed by MED.

MED has previously announced new purchasing agreements with Pride Mobility Products and ResMed.