Lincolnshire, IL – June 22, 2022 – Sysmex America, Inc.
, a leading diagnostic solutions company offering hematology, urinalysis, information systems and flow cytometry testing technology for optimal clinical laboratory performance, has received the 2022 Supplier Legacy Award
from Premier Inc., a leading healthcare improvement and technology company that unites an alliance of more than 4,400 U.S. hospitals and health systems and approximately 225,000 other providers.
Sysmex America, a Premier contracted supplier since 2003, was recognized for its long-standing support of Premier members through exceptional local customer service and engagement, value creation through clinical excellence and commitment to lower costs.
“At Sysmex, we have a long history of firsts—from our first walk-away blood counter in 1979 to the first research use only hematology analyzer for malaria detection in 2021. But when it comes to firsts, nothing is more important than putting the lab professional first in every decision we make,” said Andy Hay, chief executive officer of Sysmex America. “It’s why we will never stop searching for diagnostic solutions that help clinicians transform healthcare and contribute to healthier lives. We are proud to be recognized by Premier for these efforts.”
Legacy Award winners have a tenure of more than three years as a Premier contracted supplier.
“Sysmex America supports Premier members by offering valuable products and services that help to lower supply chain costs and improve operating efficiencies,” said David A. Hargraves, senior vice president, supply chain, Premier. “We’re honored to recognize them as a Legacy Award recipient.”
About Sysmex America
Sysmex America is lighting the way to better health with diagnostic solutions that transform the future of healthcare and contribute to healthier lives. Its innovative hematology, urinalysis, information systems and flow cytometry testing technology are reshaping the world of diagnostics. As America’s regional affiliate of Kobe, Japan-based Sysmex Corporation – a trusted global leader respected for optimizing the efficiency, operations and financial performance of clinical laboratories – offers diagnostic products that equip patients and the healthcare professionals who treat them with the information needed to make decisions with greater trust and confidence. Forbes magazine named Sysmex one of the most innovative companies in the healthcare equipment and services category, and the Center for Companies That Care named Sysmex America to its “Honor Roll.” Learn more about Sysmex America at www.sysmex.com/us