CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Premier healthcare alliance today announced new agreements for blood glucose meters, reagents, consumables and service (acute care) have been awarded to Nova Biomedical Corporation of Waltham, Mass.; and Roche Diagnostics Corporation of Indianapolis, Ind.
New agreements for blood glucose meters, reagents, consumables and service (continuum of care) have been awarded to AgaMatrix Inc. of Salem, N.H.; and ARKRAY USA of Edina, Minn.
Effective April 1, 2013, the agreements are available to acute care and continuum of care members of Premier.
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