TwinMed snags Medicaid contract

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. – TwinMed has been awarded a $225 million contract to provide incontinence supplies to Medicaid beneficiaries in New York.

Under the five-year contract, TwinMed will establish minimum quality standards for adult and youth size diapers, and reduce costs, while maintaining the existing provider network, according to a press release.

“TwinMed is committed to providing better care at a lower cost to Medicaid beneficiaries throughout the State of New York and are pleased to partner with Governor Cuomo and the New York State Department of Health to deliver, maintain and exceed current standards as outlined by the Governor’s New York State Medicaid redesign,” said Kerry Weems, CEO.

TwinMed is a national distributor of medical supplies, primarily to skilled nursing facilities.

New York’s Medicaid program is one of the largest in the country with more than 5.3 million enrollees.