SYOSSET, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MSI Surgical Solutions (“MSI”), an Empire Investment Holdings company, announced today that it has donated over $75 thousand worth of medical supplies to CMMB (Catholic Medical Mission Board). This donation is to aid in widespread shortages of quality medical supplies in resource-poor countries throughout the world.
MSI partners with hospitals and ambulatory centers throughout the Tri-State area, providing FDA regulated contract sterilization solutions. Known for delivering quality, safety, efficiency and cost-effective off-site services, MSI has teamed up with CMMB in order to donate certain assets to some of the world’s most in-need individuals.
“This represents MSI’s commitment to promoting quality healthcare, whether it is across the globe or in our serviceable area,” said David F. Alfonso, chairman and chief executive officer of Empire Investment Holdings. “It is our hope that the people who are truly in need of medical aid receive first rate supplies and that our donation assists in that cause.”
“MSI’s donations are already in route to facilities in Armenia, the Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua and the Philippines,” said Ariela Torgersen of the Pharmaceutical unit of the Catholic Medical Mission Board. “As you can imagine, the surgical gowns and supplies are very much needed and I assure you they will be used and valued for years to come.”
About MSI Surgical Solutions
MSI Surgical Solutions (“MSI”) is the market leader in the Tri-State area providing a complete outsourced sterilization solution for reusable surgical instruments, basins, and supplies to the healthcare industry. With over 25 years of experience, MSI is a state-of-the-art, FDA-regulated, 24x7 sterilization reprocessing facility. The company is focused on partnering with healthcare organizations to support their sterilization needs, which ensures quality, safety, efficiency and cost-effectiveness through a complete contract sterilization solution and proven track record of exceptional service. For additional information please visit www.msisurgicalsolutions.com.
About Empire Investment Holdings
Empire Investment Holdings ("Empire") is a private investment firm focused exclusively on the acquisition and strategic management of non-core business units from public and private corporations. Empire adheres to a well defined and focused acquisition strategy that is driven by the firm's history in acquiring, operating and managing over 50 corporate divestitures across several industries. Empire's approach is specialized in addressing the complexities of acquiring non-core business units, as well as ensuring post close business continuity. Today, Empire’s portfolio is comprised of 7 operating companies, serving over 10,000 customers worldwide, with an international footprint of 25 facilities encompassing over one million square feet of space and over 1,000 employees. For additional information please visit www.empireih.com.
Founded in 1928, CMMB (Catholic Medical Mission Board) is the United States’ leading faith-based charitable organization focused exclusively on global healthcare. CMMB represents an unmatched capability by combining its on-the-ground programs, medical volunteers, and medical donations efforts in an integrated way. Since no other global healthcare organization can deliver all these capabilities simultaneously, CMMB enjoys a unique position of leadership in helping the sick, poor and disadvantaged. CMMB services are provided with respect and compassion for all human beings, without discrimination. CMMB collaborates with partners to support healthcare projects in resource-poor countries that address HIV and AIDS, child health and neglected diseases. For more information about CMMB, visit www.cmmb.org.