TwinMed Selected by New York Health Department to Lead Medicaid Reform Effort

Awarded Amount Could Exceed $255 Million Over 5 Years

SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif.--()--TwinMed, LLC has been awarded a five-year $255 million contract by the New York State Department of Health for the provision of incontinence supplies to all Medicaid beneficiaries. TwinMed will work with the State to ensure adoption of Governor Cuomo’s innovative Medicaid management program which will not only provide cost savings for Medicaid beneficiaries, but will provide incentives to companies who quickly adopt this program.

Through this contract, TwinMed, LLC will collaborate with the State to ensure the successful implementation of this program and to ensure the support of the existing provider network. In selecting TwinMed, the State is looking to support the provider network and ensure open access to products stipulated within the formulary.

“As an essential partner to the New York State Department of Health, TwinMed will provide quality incontinence products to all Medicaid members by establishing minimum quality standards for adult and youth size diapers and reducing costs while maintaining the existing network,” said Kerry Weems, Chief Executive Officer of TwinMed, LLC. “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.”

The New York State Department of Health is the Single State Agency responsible for NY’s Medicaid program, one of the largest insurance programs in the nation, providing health care coverage to more than 5.3 million beneficiaries enrolled in the Medicaid Fee for Service (FFS), Mainstream Managed Care (MMC), and Managed Long Term Care (MLTC) programs.

About TwinMed, LLC

Founded in 1998, TwinMed, LLC is a nation-wide distributor of medical supplies and solutions, serving as the primary distributor to thousands of Skilled Nursing Facilities nationwide. TwinMed, LLC distributes a comprehensive line of branded products at a substantial savings over its competition. Headquartered in Santa Fe Springs, California, the company’s extensive network of warehouse facilities allows for same-day delivery of products to its geographically diverse customer base. More information about TwinMed, LLC is available at www.TwinMed.com and www.TwinMedNY.com.

Contacts

Nahigian Strategies
Megan Ferraro, 484-678-2905
megan@nahigianstrategies.com

Contacts

Nahigian Strategies
Megan Ferraro, 484-678-2905
megan@nahigianstrategies.com