December 13, 2021 – Henry Schein, Inc. (Melville, NY) announced that it has signed a cooperative contract with OMNIA Partners, one of the nation’s largest purchasing organizations for public and private sector procurement, that will expand access to point-of-care diagnostic testing, personal protective equipment (PPE), and medical products and supplies in academic and public health settings.
Products and supplies will be available through the Henry Schein Medical University Health business.
In connection with the contract, Henry Schein Medical has entered into a master agreement with the University of California for the distribution of medical supplies to the University of California and all eligible public agencies registered with OMNIA Partners. The master agreement will better serve Henry Schein Medical customers involved in university health, K-12 education, local and state government health care, and first-aid services by helping to increase savings and support, and provide easier access to COVID-19 testing and services.
Through the master agreement, Henry Schein Medical will also offer the following types of supplies to help fulfill the needs of student health centers, physical therapy, occupational therapy, sports medicine, athletic training, lab, and pharmacy customers: medical, laboratory, equipment and treatment room, pharmaceutical, vaccine, flu, education, and training and simulation products. Additional benefits from this contract include support from sales and service specialists, and expanded access to Henry Schein Medical’s product portfolio.