MED signs sleep therapy agreement with ResMed

Sunday, April 6, 2003

April 7, 2003

LUBBOCK, TX – The MED Group and ResMed announce they have reached a new purchasing agreement for sleep therapy devices. The selection of ResMed is a result of the MED’s new Request For Proposal vendor contracts process. Proposals were received for a wide variety of product categories from every major vendor in the industry, including sleep therapy devices.

“ ResMed’s devotion to manufacturing quality sleep therapy devices is derived from their commitment to improving the lives of those with sleep disorders. This devotion is strongly aligned with the core values of The MED Group,” said Scott Austin, Senior Vice President of Vendor Relations with The MED Group. “The high quality of ResMed’s product offerings combined with this agreement provides our membership the perfect mix of product and price.”

“ ResMed is extremely pleased to be selected as a MED Group primary vendor for sleep disorder breathing products. Our dedication and support in the area of sleep medicine is closely aligned with the quality and excellence provided by the MED Group and their participating dealers. We look forward to a long and mutually rewarding relationship,” said Ron Richard, Vice President, ResMed Marketing for the Americas.